Henrietta Lacks

Entertainment

Donald Glover, Viola Davis, Sterling K. Brown And More Earn Emmy Nomination Nods

Thursday morning (July 13), the 69th Emmy Award nominations were announced featuring Shameless, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and more.

Live Reviews

HBO’s Exploration Of Henrietta Lacks’ Legacy Will Leave You Wanting More

Lacks’ cells were remarkable, aiding scientists in a wide range of medical developments including the polio vaccine, HIV research, chemotherapy and in vitro fertilization.

Features

Interview: Jazmine Sullivan & Kadir Nelson Bring Henrietta Lacks To Life With ‘The HeLa Project’ Exhibit

The creatives speak to VIBE about their artistic contributions in conjunction with HBO's film, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.

Movies & TV

HBO Sets A Date For The Premiere Of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

Oprah Winfrey will star in the HBO film that chronicles a daughter's journey into learning about her mother, and the unauthorized use of her cells.