Celebrity Biopics to look forward to:

1. Jesse L. Martin in the Marvin Gaye biopic tentatively titled Sexual Healing

2. Toni Braxton will play legendary vocalist Darlene Love in a forthcoming biopic. My Name is Love: The Darlene Love Story is set to premiere in December on OWN.

3. Don Cheadle will begin shooting the Miles Davis biopic, Miles Ahead, in Cincinnati this summer. A release date is not yet known.

4. The upcoming MLK biopic, Selma, directed by Ava DuVernay, will feature actress Carmen Ejogo as Coretta Scott King and David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

5. Andre 3000 plays Jimi Hendrix in the biopic All Is By My Side (out September 26th)

6. Chadwick Boseman is set to portray James Brown in the biopic Get On Up, which opens in theaters August 1.

7. Queen Latifah will star in and produce the HBO biopic Bessie about the legendary blues singer Bessie Smith.


Internet as Religion

This series is a collection of altar pieces portraying Internet and social media culture as a form of religion. I have been really interested in the way we treat our technology like sacred objects, so I wanted to blend our love and acceptance of these things and show them in the way in which the love and passion towards religions are shown. I’ve noticed many parallels between technology and religion and thought it interesting to explore these intersecting points. Internet as Religion is an ongoing series and I’m extremely excited to see how it evolves over time.