J. Cole Is Making a Documentary About Growing Up In North Carolina


J. Cole loves to multitask on his tours, whether its producing music, working on the next record, or taking part in side-projects. Along his 62-date 4 Yours Eyez Only Tour and fresh of the heels of it's self-titled documentary, Cole is executive producing another documentary titled Raising Bertie, about growing up in rural Bertie County, North Carolina.

“I didn’t want to focus on stories of the exceptional,” said director Margaret Byrne. “The truth is, I made a film about three kids I met and I cared about. The individuals in this story are representative of their community and they matter.”

Raising Bertie airs on PBS on Aug. 28, check out the trailer video below.

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