JAMES ADOLPHUS is a director, producer, and cinematographer, a graduate of AFI, a three-time Peabody Award, and Emmy-winner, whose body of work is focused on social, cultural, and political issues of global relevance. Previously, Adolphus directed the critically acclaimed series Dating Around (Netflix). With executive producer Lena Waithe, he directed You Aint Got These (Quibi); currently directing Gifted & Black (Amazon Studios), a forthcoming documentary on the Verzuz online music battles by Swizz Beatz and Timbaland; and is prepping to direct Being Mary, the first authorized documentary about Mary Tyler Moore.