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[06/26/20 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 26
Updates include: Quibi extends "Chrissy's Court" for second season; Syfy pulls the plug on "Vagrant Queen"; and "Family Guy," "The Simpsons" latest to recast white actors voicing non-white roles.

[02/25/20 - 08:12 AM]
Video: "Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Meet America's first empire-building, barrier-breaking, self made female millionaire.

[01/02/20 - 08:04 AM]
First Look at "Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker" Starring Octavia Spencer, Blair Underwood, Tiffany Haddish, Carmen Ejogo, and So Many More
The four-part limited series premieres Friday, March 20 on Netflix.

[10/15/19 - 11:16 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, October 15
Updates include: Apple TV+ plans second seasons for five series; HBO Max lands streaming rights to "The West Wing"; and Tony Gilroy boards Disney+'s Cassian Andor prequel series.

[10/01/19 - 11:52 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, October 1
Updates include: ABC cancels summer drama "Grand Hotel"; Ava DuVernay to bring comic book series "DMZ" to HBO Max; and Winston Duke to lead "Swagger" for Apple TV+.

[08/21/19 - 11:08 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 21
Updates include: Kyle Patrick Alvarez to helm season two of Amazon's "Homecoming"; Sam Littlefield to visit The CW's "Batwoman"; and Laura Bell Bundy tapped for NBC's "Perfect Harmony."

[08/06/19 - 09:11 AM]
Tiffany Haddish, Carmen Ejogo, Blair Underwood, Garrett Morris and Kevin Carroll Cast in the New Netflix Limited Series "Madam CJ Walker"
They'll join Octavia Spencer, who will executive produce and star as Sarah Breedlove, famously known as Madam CJ Walker.

[07/29/18 - 12:00 PM]
Netflix Announces New Series "Madam C.J. Walker" and "White Lines" at TCA
Plus: limited series "Maniac" starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill will launch on September 21; and check out the trailer for "Ozark" season two.







SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER (NETFLIX)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
3/20/20
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2019-2020 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
1 (4 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
limited series
DESCRIPTION:
(from Netflix's web site, March 2020) An African American washerwoman rises from poverty to build a beauty empire and become the first female self-made millionaire. Based on a true story.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Bill Bellamy as Sweetness
· Blair Underwood as Chares James Walker
· Carmen Ejogo as Addie
· Cornelius Smith, Jr. as W.E.B. Dubois
· Garrett Morris as Cleophus
· J. Alphonse Nicholson as John Robinson
· Keeya King as Peaches
· Kevin Carroll as Ransom
· Mouna Traoré as Esther
· Octavia Spencer as Sarah Breedlove
· Tiffany Haddish as Lelia
· Zahra Bentham as Nettie
CREW INFORMATION:
· Christine Holder as EP
· Elle Johnson as EP
· Jamal Henderson as EP
· Janine Sherman Barrois as EP
· Kasi Lemmons as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· LeBron James as EP
· Mark Holder as EP
· Maverick Carter as EP
· Nicole Jefferson Asher as CRTR/EP
· Octavia Spencer as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· SpringHill Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television
· Zero Gravity