Let’s look at The Princess & the Frog and it’s origin story; as well as the impact the Disney animated film has. The conversation about Princess Tiana is more timely than ever.
Fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender have made their love for the acclaimed Nickelodeon show clear; so much so that Avatar has dominated the #1 and #2 spots for numerous days.With the lack of details most people (besides the relentless fandom) forgot; it wasn ‘t until the beloved cartoon joined Netflix did it jogged the general public’s memory.
That is what books are all about! Each one is meant to be read, enjoyed, and then discussed with others, who will then take the time to analyze it and even share all around just how relatable its premise and/or characters are to the readers – to us. Because #BooksConnectUs and books without discussion defeat this very purpose.
The children’s book, I’m A Brilliant Little Black Boy was published in 2016 and was written by son and mother, Joshua Drummond and Betty K. Bynum. This phenomenal book has just landed a deal with Hudlin Entertainment to be made into an animated series called Brilliant Boys. The show will target African American boys from six to eleven years old. Drummond talks about the lack of representation he grew up with within the media. Today he wishes to broadcast the lives of an ordinary black children growing up in America and just enjoying life. The book is supported by Academy …