Bassett Vance Productions

Smithsonian Channel & Bassett Vance prep slave trade docuseries

ViacomCBS-owned MTV Entertainment’s Smithsonian Channel is collaborating with Angela Bassett and Courtney B Vance’s Bassett Vance Productions on One Thousand Years of Slavery, a new docuseries exploring the legacy of the slave trade. Produced by Uplands Television for Smithsonian Channel in the US and Channel 5 in the UK, Bassett Vance Productions will executive produce […]

MTV & Bassett Vance Productions prep Tulsa Race Massacre drama

MTV Entertainment Studios and Bassett Vance Productions have teamed to produce a limited scripted series about the Tulsa Race Massacre penned by playwright Nathan Alan Davis. Marking one hundred years since the tragedy, the as-yet-untitled project will be executive produced by Courtney B Vance and Angela Bassett as the first project from their prodco as […]