About us

Welcome to UMC – your go to destination for streaming Black better.


Launched in November 2014, UMC is the first and largest streaming service for Black TV and film. Dedicated to highlighting Black voices across the diaspora, UMC displays fresh original series like nighttime soap opera “A House Divided” starring Demetria McKinney and Lawrence Hilton Jacobs; feature films such as Everything But A Man starring Monica Calhoun and Jimmy Jean-Louis; popular network TV programs such as WEtv’s “Untold Stories of Hip Hop with Angie Martinez;” documentaries like the UMC original docuseries “Behind Her Faith” featuring Essence Atkins and Aisha Hinds; stage plays including David E. Talbert’s Another Man Will and What My Husband Doesn’t Know; and other popular Black entertainment with new and exclusive content added every week.


UMC is available everywhere streaming services are found – iOS, Android, Apple TV and Apple TV Channels, Amazon Prime Video Channels, YouTube TV, Roku and Roku Channels, Amazon Fire TV, Sling TV, DISH, and more.


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