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Apple picks up 'Number One on the Call Sheet' documentary about pioneering Black actors

Directors Hudlin and Lynch | Image Credits: Joichi Ito, Sally Montana

A pair of "Number One on the Call Sheet" documentaries will debut on Apple TV+, celebrating Black achievement in the film industry.

The first "Number One on the Call Sheet" documentary film, "Black Leading Men in Hollywood," will be directed by Reginald Hudlin. It will focus on the experiences of Black male actors.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film will be produced by Jamie Fox, Kevin Heart, Datari Turner, and Dan Cogan.

The second film, "Black Leading Women in Hollywood," will explore the achievements of Black women actors who have made a significant impact in the film industry. Shola Lynch will direct the film.

"Number One on the Call Sheet" will join Apple's critically acclaimed documentaries including "Boys State," "Becoming You," and "The Oprah Conversation."

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