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Barry Michael Cooper

Barry Michael Cooper is a writer and producer, known for New Jack City (1991), Above the Rim (1994) and Sugar Hill (1993). See full bio »

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New Jack City
New Jack City Writer
Above the Rim
Above the Rim Writer
Sugar Hill
Sugar Hill Writer
NBA 2K16
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 2017 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) (announced)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (writer)
 2015 NBA 2K16 (Video Game) (co-writer)
 2005 Blood on the Wall$ (screenplay)
 1994 Above the Rim (screenplay)
 1993 Sugar Hill (written by)
 1991 New Jack City (screenplay)
 1991 Private Times (TV Movie) (story & teleplay)
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In September 2014, the legendary filmmaker Spike Lee reached out to Barry Michael Cooper to help Lee and his wife Tanya Lee Lewis, transform Lee's groundbreaking 1986 film, "She's Gotta Have It," into a television series. "She's Gotta Have It," is now a ten-episode Netflix series, slated for release in 2017, GOD Willing. Cooper is both a writer and a producer for the "She's Gotta Have It" Netflix... See more »

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