Mary J. Blige named Ambassador for 2020 American Black Film Festival
Mary J. Blige has just been named the Ambassador for the 2020 American Black Film Festival.
The two-time Oscar nominee and eight-time Grammy winner will be front and center when the annual film festival hits Miami Beach June 17-23.
“So many incredibly talented Black filmmakers have come out of the American Black Film Festival, many of whom I’ve had the pleasure to work with and many I can’t wait to collaborate with,” Blige said in a statement to Deadline.
“As an actress and producer, there couldn’t be a more important event to be a part of. I am a longtime supporter and admirer of ABFF and I am honored to be an ambassador and continue to help foster new talent.”