The Micheaux Film Festival


Dee Harris-Lawrence 

EP/Showrunner (All Rise, David Makes Man


Moderated by: Carlton Jordan


Denitria “Dee” Harris-Lawrence serves as executive producer/showrunner on the Warner Bros. Television drama series “All Rise” for CBS and executive producer/showrunner on the Peabody Award–winning lyrical drama “David Makes Man” for OWN. For her work on the critically acclaimed first season of “David Makes Man,” she and the show’s creative team won the prestigious Peabody Award and were nominated for both a Critics’ Choice Award for Best Drama and an IFP Gotham Award for Breakthrough Series – Long Format. “David Makes Man” was also named to several critics’ year-end “best of television” lists for 2019 including Time magazine. And just this year, “All Rise” received a NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Drama Series.