The actress is also directing the film about an MMA fighter who has fallen on hard times.
The upcoming Netflix film titled ‘The Harder They Fall’ co-stars Jonathan Majors.
The film will be written and directed by Mariama Diallo.
The streaming giant is set to make the fourth installment in the franchise.
The African American women worked at NASA in the 1950s.
Clarence Avant, Kenny Leon, Sherry Lansing, Matthew Cherry, Richard Roeper & NALIP will also be honored.
The drama centers on abolitionist Harriet Tubman’s efforts to free enslaved African Americans.
The red carpet premiere was scheduled to take place Monday night.
“I believe it was cursed,” Jackson says about the film in a new interview.
The cop drama from Deon Taylor stars Naomie Harris and Tyrese Gibson.