Black heroes come in all forms. Over the last year, the African American community has been inspired by both fictional and non-fictional heroes. Whether on the big screen or behind the scenes, Black Excellence was thriving. Let’s take a look back and recognize some of film and television’s most recent heroes. Also be sure to catch some of these heroes and more in action and learn about the men and women behind-the-scenes making our heroes super. Just say, “Black History Month” into your Xfinity X1 Voice Remote on Black Film & TV with XFINITY On Demand, where Black History is always on.
2017 was a great year for Donald Glover. He gave us “Atlanta,” which was amazing, and earned him two Golden Globes, two Primetime Emmy Awards and an NACCP Image Award just to name a few. Donald Glover was definitely every young creative genius’ hero last year.