In 1968 they asked him to produce the first “black Tonight Show.” Ellis Haizlip did that, and more.
SOUL! was one of the most controversial, successful, and socially significant TV shows in US history
WEST COAST PREMIERE of Mr. Soul! The Movie at the LA Film Festival! We’re beyond excited to bring this special film to LA! Pre-Reception starts at 6:00pm, film screens at 7:30pm, followed by a Q&A with Melissa Haizlip, plus special guests TBA! Get your tickets NOW – it’s going to be LIT!