Neema Barnette

Director · Actor · Producer
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Neema Barnette is an American film director, and the first African-American woman to direct a primetime sitcom. Barnette was the first African-American woman to get a three-picture deal with Sony. Since then, she accumulated a number of awards, including a Peabody, an Emmy and NAACP Image Award.

Neema Barnette is an American film director, and the first African-American woman to direct a primetime sitcom. Barnette was the first African-American woman to get a three-picture deal with Sony. Since then, she accumulated a number of awards, including a Peabody, an Emmy and NAACP Image Award.

Born

Wednesday, 14 December 1949

Actress Filmography

Kimmie's Kitchen Herself 2013
Sisters in Cinema Herself 2003
Working in the Theatre Self 1976
(see additional filmography)
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