‘Little Rock Nine’: Chadwick Boseman and Seth MacFarlane Executive Producing TV Series Based on Racial Integration in an Arkansas High School
Posted on Tuesday, August 18th, 2020 by Ben Pearson
In 1957, 14-year-old Carlotta Walls became the youngest member of the Little Rock Nine, a group of Black students who made history by walking into the historically segregated all-white Central High School in Little Rock and taking classes in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling in the case of Brown v Board of Education.
Now actress/writer Eisa Davis is developing a TV series about that event called Little Rock Nine which is based on Walls’ memoir, and she has the unlikely pairing of Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) and Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy) lined up to executive produce. Read more about the story below. Read More »