Cross post! The Mr. J List on ForNerdyGirls.com
from Ava DuVernay's Instagram account
(Left to right: Shonda Rhimes, Ava DuVernay, Mara Brock-Akil, Debbie Allen, Issa Rae)
Are you looking for TV shows, movies, web series, or podcasts starring colorful women? Here is a sample of titles that make The Mr. J List! (hosted on ForNerdyGirls.com)
Also, here is Women and Hollywood's list of 84 Films By and About Women of Color motivated by Ava DuVernay's call to action on Twitter.
If you'd like to add a title to The Mr. J List, then please leave a message in the comments, or tweet tweet us on Twitter at @mahlenasguide.
(Updates found on each genre's page: Television, Film, Web Series, Podcasts)
All of Us
Are We There Yet?
Being Mary Jane
35 and Ticking
Akeelah and the Bee
And Then Came Love
The Back-up Plan
Before Women Had Wings
Bend It Like Beckham
Beyond the Lights
Bringing Down the House
Carmen: A Hip Hopera
The Color Purple
CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story
The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
Black Girls Talking
Friends Like Us