|Donald Bogle, Stephanie Allain, Molly Haskell, and Jacqueline Stewart at TCMFF 2019|
Thursday, September 12, 2019
TCM Names New Host for “Silent Sunday Nights”
Jacqueline Stewart, the newest TCM host, will be introducing silent films on the channels popular “Silent Sunday Nights.”
Stewart is “a professor in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies at the
. She teaches American film
history, specializing in African American cinema from the silent era to the
present,” according to a post at tcm.com. University of Chicago
Stewart was part of the panel discussion at the 2019 TCM Film Festival: “The Complicated Legacy of Gone With The Wind,” along with Donald Bogle (panel host), Molly Haskell, and Stephanie Allain. This was one of the more enjoyable panels at the festival. Perhaps this was Professor Stewart’s audition for the host position. If it was, she passed!
For more information about Jacqueline Stewart, check out the post at TCM by clicking here.