Rising British star James McAvoy most recently made a splash with his leading role in Irvine Welsh's hallucinatory masterpiece 'Filth', proving he could achieve charming and repulsive in one performance.
An actor whose name sticks in your mind, and with good reason. Whitaker earned his reputation for starring in powerful character studies 'The Butler', 'Bird', and 'The Last King of Scotland' (for which he picked up an Academy Award).
Films depicting lives ranging from MLK's, to Hitler's, Jimi Hendrix's, and Muhammad Ali's. If you're interested in diving in to some of the 'great-men' and women who have shaped history then look no further.
See for yourself if the so-called "great person" theory holds true by watching this collection of biopics featuring the worlds' most influential political figures, including Dr Martin Luther King, Abraham Lincoln, and Margaret Thatcher.
Documentaries and dramatizations of Black men and women who overcame systemic racism to achieve remarkable accomplishments in politics, business, science, the military, law, the arts, entertainment, and sports.