The drama had been scheduled to arrive in theaters on Dec. 6.
The Spirit awards will be handed out in Santa Monica on Feb. 8.
The Apple drama stars Anthony Mackie and Samuel L. Jackson.
The late rapper was fatally shot outside his Los Angeles clothing store in March.
Cynthia Erivo ultimately landed the role as abolitionist Harriet Tubman.
The series titled ‘Don’t F—k This Up’ will begin streaming in December.
The entertainment channel’s flagship show aired its last broadcast from L.A. on Friday.
Jerome Benton, Babyface, Boyz II Men, Sounds of Blackness, and more joined the tribute.
Lathan has been hired as a special correspondent on the entertainment news magazine.
Netflix released a statement saying it cares “deeply about inclusion” and plans to fight the lawsuit.