Kemp Powers

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Kemp Powers is known for One Night in Miami... (2020), Soul (2020) and Irredeemable. See full bio »

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Soul Writer


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 2020 Soul (screenplay by) / (story by)
 2020 One Night in Miami... (based on the stage play "One Night In Miami..." by) / (screenplay by)
  Star Trek: Discovery (TV Series) (staff writer - 5 episodes, 2017) (story by - 1 episode, 2017) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2017)
- Choose Your Pain (2017) ... (staff writer) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Context Is for Kings (2017) ... (staff writer)
- Battle at the Binary Stars (2017) ... (staff writer)
- The Vulcan Hello (2017) ... (staff writer)
 2012 This Day Today (Video short)
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 2020 One Night in Miami... (executive producer)
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 2017 Fight Your Way Out
K. C. Wilson
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 2022 Lightyear (additional thanks)
 2021 22 vs. Earth (Short) (special thanks)
 2018 Blindspotting (special thanks)
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 2021 The Blue Mini Van (Podcast Series)
Self - Guest
- Kemp Powers: Stay Open, Listen (2021) ... Self - Guest
 2021 The Oscars (TV Special)
Self - Nominee
 2021 2021 Golden Globe Awards (TV Special)
Self - Winner (uncredited)
 2021 Critics Choice 3rd Annual Celebration of Black Cinema (TV Special)
Self - Presenter
 2021 The Critics' Choice Super Awards (TV Special)
Self - Animated Movie
 2020 Made in Hollywood (TV Series)
 2020 Inside Pixar (TV Series documentary short)

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Has a rare distinction of being the writer for two films released on December 25th, 2020. Soul (2020) and One Night in Miami (2020).

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