Sian-Pierre Regis is an award-winning journalist, an on-camera personality and a cultural critic who contributes to CNN, HLN, MTV and USA Today. Regis has an infectious energy and an undying love of pop culture and social responsibility. Originally from Boston, Regis has both an undergraduate degree and an honorary doctorate from Colgate University. He is a Firelight Media Fellow and Film Independent Doc Fellow and won an award for his reporting from the National Association of Black Journalists. In his first documentary film, Duty Free (Mountainfilm 2021), he takes his own mother on a healing and life-affirming adventure to tell a story that resonates for an entire generation.