Bookmarks (TV program)

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Directed byFracaswell Hyman
Presented byMarley Dias
Ending theme"Don't Forget Who You Are"
by Common feat. PJ
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes12
Executive producers
  • Jesse Collins
  • Fracaswell Hyman
  • Marley Dias
  • Dionne Harmon
  • David Talbert
  • Lyn Talbert
ProducerTiffany Haddish
  • Gerrad Holtz
  • Hector Lopez
  • Chris Smith
Running time3-11 minutes
Production companyJesse Collins Entertainment
Original networkNetflix
Picture formatHDTV 1080p
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseSeptember 1, 2020 (2020-09-01) –
External links
Official website

Bookmarks is a 2020 educational streaming television program presented by Marley Dias.[1][2] Produced by Jesse Collins Entertainment for Netflix and directed by Fracaswell Hyman, the series premiered on September 1, 2020.



No.TitleOriginal release date
1"Tiffany Haddish Reads I Love My Hair"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Tiffany Haddish reads "I Love My Hair" by Natasha Tarpley.
2"Grace Byers Reads I Am Enough"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Author Grace Byers reads her book "I Am Enough".
3"Caleb McLaughlin Reads Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Caleb McLaughlin reads "Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut" by Derrick Barnes.
4"Lupita Nyong'o Reads Sulwe"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Author Lupita Nyong'o reads her book "Sulwe".
5"Marsai Martin Reads ABCs For Girls Like Me"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Marsai Martin reads "ABCs For Girls Like Me" by Melanie Goolsby.
6"Karamo Brown Reads I Am Perfectly Designed"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Co-author and Queer Eye co-star Karamo Brown reads "I Am Perfectly Designed".
7"Jill Scott Reads Pretty Brown Face and Brown Boy Joy"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Jill Scott reads Andrea Davis Pinkney's book "Pretty Brown Face" and "Brown Boy Joy" by Thomishia Booker.
8"Misty Copeland Reads Firebird"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Author Misty Copeland reads her book "Firebird".
9"Common Reads Let's Talk About Race"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Rapper Common reads "Let's Talk About Race" by Julius Lester.
10"Jacqueline Woodson Reads The Day You Begin"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Author Jacqueline Woodson reads her book "The Day You Begin".
11"Kendrick Sampson Reads Antiracist Baby"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Kendrick Sampson reads "Antiracist Baby" by Ibram Kendi.
12"Marley Dias Reads We March"
September 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)
Marley Dias reads "We March" by Shane Evans.


Bookmarks was released on September 1, 2020, on Netflix.


  1. ^ "Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices – Netflix Season 1 Review". The Review Geek. Retrieved September 1, 2020.
  2. ^ "Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices review – a pre-school show that lets kids see themselves in their stories". Ready Steady Cut. Retrieved September 1, 2020.

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