During Black History Month, Paramount+ is highlighting its platform to celebrate shows and movies that celebrate black women.
“Celebrate Women” is one of the categories that make up Paramount+ Black Voices Collection, which offers a wide range of movies, series, comedy specials, documentaries, dramas and more to stream during Black History Month.
Here is a list below of what is available on the streaming app.
While patrolling Federation space, the USS Shenzhou encounters an object of unknown origin, putting First Officer Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) to his greatest test yet. With Sonequa Martin-Green, Michelle Yeoh, Doug Jones.
Based on stand-up comedy and the memoir of Mrs. Pat, The Mrs. Pat Show is the story of a former convicted felon turned suburban mother, whose restless and resilient spirit was forged on the streets of Atlanta. With great reserve, she now finds herself in conservative Central America alongside her penniless husband, a struggling sister, and two separate groups of children raised in very different circumstances.
Oscar-nominated and multi-hyphenated Queen Latifah plays Robyn McCall, an enigmatic former CIA agent who uses her vast skills to help those with nowhere to go. As McCall acclimates to civilian life, she is forced to use her considerable resources to help Jewel (Lorna Courtney), a teenage girl framed for murder and on the run from the criminals who framed her for the crime.
Picking up a year after the events of the last episode of The good wife, a massive financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell (Rose Leslie), while wiping out the savings of her mentor and godmother Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski). Expelled from Lockhart & Lee, they join Lucca Quinn (Cush Jumbo) at one of Chicago’s leading law firms.
Wanda Sykes is quick to share her thoughts on the presidency of George W. Bush, the madness of airport security, and the real reason women fake orgasms.
How did Prince Harry and Meghan Markle meet? How does the actress change the face of the royal family? How are they going to change it? As another American princess steps into British aristocracy, compare Meghan’s story to other actresses and heiresses who crossed the Atlantic to marry European nobility, like Grace Kelly and Rita Hayworth. It’s a modern royal fairy tale that’s as much about love as it is about the monarchy’s new attitudes to class, race, acceptability and tolerance.
Set in Atlanta’s fashion, music and celebrity circles, Single Ladies strives to find out what women really want in a relationship.
Black Ink Crew follows daily events and associated dramas in a Harlem, NY tattoo empire where a small but dysfunctional team of artists serves a growing celebrity clientele. The store is a magnet for hip-hop stars as well as professional athletes, video vixens and a who’s who of the urban elite. Ceaser, owner and creator of the Black Ink brand, has made the company a New York hotspot for fresh ink. Embarking on new journeys and new ventures, Ceaser employs close and very vocal friends who make up the “crew,” including fiery and quick-witted manager Sky and Cleveland-born tattoo artist Donna.
The best friends featured in this series have more than mutual companionship in common: they’re either the wife, ex-wife, or girlfriend of an NBA superstar. Although they drive expensive cars, live in mansions, and wear designer clothes and jewelry, life isn’t always glamorous. Protecting what they have takes a lot of work…like fending off groupies, dealing with jealousy, and trying to find stable ground in their often unstable world. Shaunie O’Neal, Shaquille’s ex-wife, is the show’s star and one of its executive producers.
Mimi Faust, Karlie Redd, Jessica Dime and Rasheeda take their careers to the next level in Atlanta’s popular competition series for rap stardom. These fiery women won’t let any obstacle, personal or professional, stand in their way.
Tia and Tamera are twins separated at birth, each adopted by a different parent. One day, the teenagers have a chance encounter while shopping at a clothing store in the mall. After the families meet, Tamera’s adoptive father reluctantly allows Tia and her mother to move into his house so the girls can be together. But just because they’re twins doesn’t mean Tia and Tamera are identical aside from their looks. Tia is smart and comes from downtown Detroit, while Tamera is the suburban boy-crazy twin.
Half-sisters Mona and Dee Dee are virtual strangers who grew up apart and suddenly became neighbors in the same building in San Francisco. Mona is an aspiring music manager raised by her single mother to be free-spirited and independent. In contrast, young Dee Dee is a privileged middle schooler who grew up in a two-parent household but searches for her identity outside the shadow of her overbearing mother.
Moesha Mitchell is a teenager juggling between school, friendships and romance. Previously the head of the family, she learns to love and trust her father’s new wife. At home, she does her best to be the “glue” that helps keep her family together.
Brandy Norwood stars in a multi-camera rom-com as newly single mother Zoe Moon, who is in rebuilding mode after divorcing her more famous boxer hubby Gemini Moon. Zoe attempts to be a positive role model for Xavier, her smart and precocious 8-year-old son, while trying to balance dating, a complicated Gemini relationship, and her dream of launching a cosmetics line. Zoe’s confidants include fashion-forward wizard Valenté, publicist and best friend Pearl, and hunky entrepreneur Miguel.
A documentary film by award-winning director Dawn Porter examines how the art world responded to the death of Breonna Taylor by using art not just as a form of protest, but as a space for healing.
With white Jewish lesbian parents and two adoptive brothers, the Brooklyn teenager Avery grew up in a single home. But Avery’s curiosity about her roots compels her to contact her birth mother, pushing her into an exploration of race and identity. A documentary film by filmmaker Nicole Opper.
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