Salim Akil–I Make TV

Salim Akil is a major TV creator—he’s created, executive produced and directed lots of shows—Black Lightning, Being Mary Jane, The Game, Girlfriends, and more. We talk about how to create a show, how to pitch a show, and how to keep a show going once you’ve gotten a greenlight. Anyone who wants to be in TV or to understand TV this is for you.
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Toure Show Episode 242

Host & Writer: Touré
Senior Producer: Jackie Garofano
Assistant Producer: Adell Coleman
Editor: Ryan Woodhall
Photographers: Chuck Marcus and Shanta Covington
Booker: Claudia Jean
The House: DCP Entertainment