LAURENS GRANT (Consulting Producer) is a voting member of both the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences – Documentary Branch (Oscars) and the Television Academy (Emmys). She is also a 3-time Emmy and Peabody award-winning filmmaker and a Sundance Institute filmmaker fellow. Her filmmaking career has taken her all over the world. Her films include BLACK IN SPACE: BREAKING THE COLOR BARRIER; STAY WOKE: THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT, and JESSE OWENS. She produced the films THE BLACK PANTHERS: VANGUARD OF A REVOLUTION, and FREEDOM RIDERS, and was a consulting producer on UNITED SKATES.