YABBA BIRI Productions, Inc. is an entertainment production company developed to produce compelling entertainment in a variety of mediums including: motion picture properties, television programs, musical recordings, and theatrical productions.
Founded in 1998 by entertainer/producer Byron Motley, YABBA BIRI Productions has begun production on two television documentaries, and has purchased the book rights to "Queen of the Negro Leagues: Effa Manley and the Newark Eagles". The screenplay (based on the book) written by Jeffrey Miiller and Byron Motley has been Optioned with Producer/Director Penny Marshall attached to direct the feature film.



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Matthew Chase


Byron Motley


Negro Leagues Documentary
EFFA (Feature Film)

Musical Show:

Hitmakers, Heroes & Homeruns

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Dionne Warwick


Phone (323) 982-0552
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