SHERMAN OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Codeblack Interactive today unveiled the world's largest online destination devoted exclusively to African-American movies, books and video on-demand with the launch of www.codeblack.com. The announcement was made by Jeff Clanagan, President of Codeblack Enterprises and Quincy Newell, President of Codeblack Interactive.
Codeblack.com will serve the African-American community with competitive pricing on more than 4,000 black book titles and 2,000 urban DVDs culled from major studios, publishers and independent suppliers. All products are offered in a searchable and easy-to-navigate urban destination for one-stop shopping.
In addition, as the nation’s leading producer of urban filmed content, Codeblack Enterprises will offer exclusive digital distribution of its internal catalog through Codeblack.com. Black movie fans can seamlessly view curated selections with the click of a mouse on all digitally enabled devices. Available on-demand content on Codeblack.com features Academy Award winners Jamie Foxx, Terrence Howard and Cuba Gooding Jr., plus top stars Gabrielle Union, Vanessa Williams, Blair Underwood, Hill Harper and Steve Harvey, among others.
"With Codeblack.com, we extend our company’s mission to serve the black community by encouraging discovery and ownership of the best in African-American artistic expression,” explains Mr. Newell. “The launch of Codeblack.com answers the long-ignored call from African-American consumers for a quality online retail experience dedicated to urban entertainment.”
To welcome users to Codeblack.com, a portion of each purchase will be donated to the new Codeblack Scholarship Foundation in partnership with the UNCF.
Launched in 2005 by entertainment industry veteran Jeff Clanagan, Codeblack Enterprises LLC is a global new media & entertainment content company focused on connecting with diverse African-American and urban audiences wherever they are. Codeblack proudly delivers its content across the globe through television, motion pictures and a wide range of digital media. CBE’s family of respected brands includes the multiplatform properties of Codeblack Entertainment (http://www.codeblackentertainment.com), Codeblack Interactive (http://www.codeblackinteractive.com) and Codeblack.com.