The classic American film, A Raisin in the Sun, starring Claudia McNeil and Sidney Poitier.

The 1989 television adaptation of Raisin in the Sun, based on the 25th Anniversary Production directed by Harold Scott and produced by the Roundabout Theater Company. It was the eighth-season opener for PBS American Playhouse.

The 2008 television adaptation of A Raisin in the Sun reprised the roles Sean Combs, Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, and Sanaa Lathan played in the 2004 Broadway revival, which also was directed by Kenny Leon.

The television adaptation of To Be Young, Gifted and Black, based on the book of the same name, aired on PBS/WNET Television in 1972.