‘AMERICA DIVIDED’ + More (JETFlix Fridays)
You’ve worked hard all week and you deserve some down time. Spend your evening checking out some of these newly released flicks and shows. Grab the popcorn, because these picks are JET-approved!
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Oscar winning hip-hop artist Common, actor/activist Jesse Williams and Rosario Dawson are among several people featured in this riveting docu-series that focuses on the disparities and inequalities of housing, education, healthcare, labor, criminal justice and the political system. This 8 episode series will take viewers on a journey to different parts of the U.S. and document these inequalities by finding the cause and vocalizing the solution. America Divided is executive produced by superproducer and showrunner Shonda Rhimes.
Watch it on EPIX
Marvel is rolling out its latest Netflix series Luke Cage, which follows the story of a bulletproof Black man from Harlem. Yep. You heard right, and with all that’s going on in the world we could use a few of these guys as superheroes! Luke Cage aka Power Man is probably the most rugged superhero we’ve seen, being someone that just wants to live a normal life but can’t deny that his community needs help and protection from criminals. Marvel’s Luke Cage stars Mike Colter, Simone Missick (Misty Knight), Mahershala Ali (Cornell “Cottonmouth” Stokes), Alfre Woodard (Mariah Dillard), Theo Rossi (Shades), Frank Whaley (Rafael Scarfe) and Rosario Dawson (Claire Temple).
Watch it on Netflix
In the midst of a heavy Presidential race, Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Mary J. Blige sits with the Democratic candidate for the presidency, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Although the internet has not been so kind to the promotional trailer of the multi-episodic series, Blige surely has a grand opportunity to ask Clinton about her true intentions of her presidential campaign.
Watch it on Apple Music