Damon D'Oliveira


Damon DʼOliveiraʼs films have been distributed internationally and have been selected for festivals around the world. Damonʼs recent miniseries adaptation of THE BOOK OF NEGROES, the best-selling novel by Lawrence Hill (Commonwealth Writerʼs & Canada Reads Prizewinner) had its world premiere as the Opening Night Selection at MIPCOM in October 2014. The series debuted to historic ratings on the Canadian Broadcasting Network (CBC) in January 2015, marking a twenty-five year high for a one-hour drama premiere. Its US premiere also drew landmark ratings for BET Networks. THE BOOK OF NEGROES stars Oscar-winners©, Cuba Gooding Jr. & Louis Gossett Jr., along with Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico, The Help) and 3-time Oscar© nominee – Jane Alexander.