Phylis Rashad

Howard University Joins with Amazon Studios to Launch Howard Entertainment

The innovative new program is designed to diversify the pipeline for talent across the entertainment industry.

The vision of Howard Entertainment is to offer a one-of-a-kind experience for students interested in all aspects of entertainment, from project greenlighting, to PR and marketing, to entertainment law and finance.

Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA

President of Howard University

Amazon Studios has been working to create new pathways into the industry for talented students of all backgrounds and we are proud to team with Howard on this new program supporting aspiring entertainment leaders.

Jennifer Salke

Head of Amazon Studios

Lance Gross and Tarji Hendson

About Howard Entertainment

Howard Entertainment is a first of its kind program designed to diversify the entertainment industry by creating a pipeline for African-American students and other marginalized populations to train and study alongside entertainment executives. The experience will offer students a unique interdisciplinary curriculum, coupled with hands-on work experiences and networking with Amazon’s industry partners.

Become a part of The Howard Entertainment Program

Please check here soon to apply!