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Nelson George was born on September 1, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Brooklyn Boheme (2011), Top Five (2014) and Left Unsaid (2010). See full bio »

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Brooklyn Boheme Producer
(2011)
Top Five Producer
(2014)
Left Unsaid Producer
(2010)
(2015)

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  Outlaw: The Saga of Afeni and Tupac Shakur (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 5 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.5 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 ... (executive producer)
- Part One ... (executive producer)
 2020 With Drawn Arms (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 2020 Home (TV Series documentary) (consulting producer - 1 episode)
- Chicago (2020) ... (consulting producer)
 2019 The Black Godfather (Documentary) (producer)
 2017 Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus (TV Series documentary) (consulting producer - 1 episode)
- George Clinton (2017) ... (consulting producer)
 2016 Hip-Hop Evolution (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- The Birth of Gangsta Rap (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The New Guard (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Underground to the Mainstream (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Foundation (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 A Ballerina's Tale (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Top Five (associate producer)
 2013 Finding the Funk (Documentary) (executive producer) / (producer)
 2012 All Hail the Beat (Short) (producer)
 2012 The Announcement (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer: ESPN Films)
 2011 Hell: A Life (Short) (producer)
 2011 Hell of a Life (Video short) (producer)
 2011 VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul (TV Special) (consulting producer)
 2011 Brooklyn Boheme (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2010 Left Unsaid (executive producer)
 2009 Good Hair (Documentary) (producer - produced by)
 2006-2009 American Gangster (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Romper Room Gang (2009) ... (executive producer)
- The Shower Posse (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Willie Lloyd (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Guy Fisher (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Mutulu Shakur (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2008 5th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors (TV Special) (co-executive producer)
 2007 4th Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special) (consulting producer)
 2006 3rd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special) (co-executive producer)
 2005 Richard Pryor: The Funniest Man Dead or Alive (TV Special documentary) (consulting producer) / (executive producer)
 2005 2nd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special) (consulting producer)
 2004 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special) (consulting producer)
 2004 The N Word (Documentary) (producer)
 2004 Everyday People (executive producer)
  The Chris Rock Show (TV Series) (consulting producer - 13 episodes, 1997 - 1998) (supervising producer - 5 episodes, 1997)
- Episode #3.2 (1998) ... (consulting producer)
- Episode #2.12 (1997) ... (consulting producer)
- Episode #2.11 (1997) ... (consulting producer)
- Episode #2.10 (1997) ... (consulting producer)
- Episode #2.9 (1997) ... (consulting producer)
 1993 CB4 (producer)
 1992 Just Another Girl on the I.R.T. (associate producer)
 1991 Strictly Business (associate producer)
 1990 Def by Temptation (executive producer)
 1989 Overcoming Self-Destruction (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 1989 Stop the Violence Movement: Self Destruction (Music Video) (executive producer)
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Show Show Writer (13 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (118 credits)

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There's a lot of love for Phil Collins in the black community. Phil Collins is a soul singer to me.

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Winner of an American Book Award for "Hip Hop America".

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