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Tariq Nasheed

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Tariq Nasheed
Born
July 1[1]

ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Other names
  • Tariq Elite
  • King Flex
  • K-Flex
Occupation
Known forHidden Colors film series
Notable work
The Art of Mackin

Tariq Nasheed (born July 1), also known as Tariq Elite,[2] King Flex,[3] and K-Flex,[4] is an American film producer and media personality.

Nasheed's books on dating and finding women include The Mack' Within, The Elite Way, and The Art of Mackin'.[5][6][4] Nasheed has also authored two advice books for female readers: Play or Be Played: What Every Female Should Know About Men, Dating, and Relationships[5][7] and The Art of Gold Digging.[8]

Film career[edit]

Documentaries[edit]

He has produced a documentary about the history of Haiti called 1804: The Hidden History of Haiti that was released in the fall of 2017.[9]

Hidden Colors series[edit]

Nasheed produced the 2011 documentary film Hidden Colors, on the history of African and aboriginal peoples.[10][11] The film had a limited theatrical release around the United States before being made available on DVD.[12] Nasheed's follow-up film and DVD, Hidden Colors 2: The Triumph of Melanin, was released in 2012.[13][14]

In 2014, Nasheed released Hidden Colors 3,[15] and Hidden Colors 4 was released in June 2016.[16]

Feature films[edit]

In 2013, Nasheed released the horror film Dark Medicine, which he also wrote and directed.[17]

Filmography[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • The Art of Mackin' (2000) ISBN 0971135339[18]
  • Play or Be Played: What Every Female Should Know About Men, Dating, and Relationships (2004) ISBN 1439188769[18]
  • The Mack Within (2005) ISBN 144062514X[18]
  • The Art Of Gold Digging (2008) ISBN 0971135320[18]
  • The Elite Way: 10 Rules Men Must Know in Order to Deal With Women (2009) ISBN 0971135347[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ @tariqnasheed (July 1, 2017). "Birthdate" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  2. ^ France, Lisa Respers (May 3, 2010). "Bullock's adoption of black baby stirs debate". CNN. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  3. ^ Woods, Stacey Grenrock (February 2, 2009). "How to Behave on a One-Night Stand". Esquire. ISSN 0194-9535. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  4. ^ a b Miles, Jonathan (January 2, 2005). "Misbehavin'". The New York Times. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  5. ^ a b "KTLA Morning News - November 11, 2009". KTLA Morning News. Los Angeles. November 11, 2009. CW. KTLA.
  6. ^ "Is That Yo' Chick?". Vibe: 50–51. August 2005. ISSN 1070-4701. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  7. ^ "Dating 101: How to Spot a Cheater". Jet. 106 (1): 15. July 5, 2004. ISSN 0021-5996. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  8. ^ "The Art of Gold Digging". Goodreads.
  9. ^ Daut, Marlene (November 28, 2017). "Review of "1804: The Hidden History of Haiti"". H-Net.
  10. ^ "Movies — Hidden Colors". WRTR. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  11. ^ Jacques-White, Lorraine (30 November 2011). "America's Got 'Hidden Colors'". CBS Atlanta. Retrieved 24 February 2014.
  12. ^ "Documentary About the Untold History of People of Color Now Available on DVD" (Press release). Tariq Nasheed. May 18, 2011. Archived from the original on July 24, 2011. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  13. ^ "Hidden Colors 2 (2012)". The New York Times. Baseline/All Media Guide. Archived from the original on April 10, 2013.
  14. ^ Pinkerton, Nick (December 5, 2012). "Hidden Colors 2: The Triumph of Melanin". The Village Voice. Archived from the original on April 10, 2013.
  15. ^ Dickerson, Jessica (July 30, 2014). "'Hidden Colors' Filmmaker Tariq Nasheed: 'Eric Garner Was Lynched'". HuffPost.
  16. ^ "Hidden Colors". Retrieved 6 May 2016.
  17. ^ Davis, Jim (2013). "The Eugenist (Review)". Influx Magazine.
  18. ^ a b c d e "Tariq Nasheed". AALBC. Retrieved February 14, 2014.

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