|Directed by||Melissa Haizlip, Samuel D_ Pollard|
|Written by||Melissa Haizlip|
In 1968, they asked him to produce the first "black Tonight Show." Instead, he started a revolution by bringing the real black experience to the national stage. Meet Ellis B. Haizlip, the man who changed the color and face of mainstream television; the man behind SOUL! -- one of the most controversial, successful, and socially significant black-produced TV shows in US history.