HBO’s Sheila Nevins snaps up ‘The Black List’

The woman who executive produced and engineered the "Real Sex" series, "Taxicab Confessions" and all the gruesome Autopsy documentaries has a new doc in the wings for the premium cabler.</P> <P>HBO’S Sheila Nevins beat everyone at Sundance Film Festival – snapping up Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ and Elvis Mitchell’s feature documentary, "The Black List," which is about African-Americans. </P> <P>Page Six reports that it features Colin Powell, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Toni Morrison, Dick Parsons, Chris Rock, Al Sharpton and Slash talking into the camera about their lives, plus Sean Puff Diddy Combs, who says he "drapes himself in diamonds" because he deserves them. </P> <P>"You can almost see the little boy he was growing up," said reviewer Kim Voynar to the New York Post, "wanting longingly to be someone important." </P>Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.