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Actor Halroy ‘Hal’ Williams is an African American film and sitcom actor who is best known for his role as Officer Smith on the Redd Foxx comedy, Sanford and Son, as well as the famous patriarch of...

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James Earl Jones On Playing Darth Vader

September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

BY: NISHA THOMAS Famous African American actor James Earl Jones has been able to span his career over the last 60 years and he is now described as “one of America’s most distinguished and versatile” actors...

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Scatman Crothers – Ah’m a Nigger Man

September 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

BY: NISHA THOMAS Benjamin “Scatman” Crothers was an African American actor, singer and dancer, as well as musician, who was best known for his work with Louie the Garbage Man on ‘Chico and the Man.’...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS ‘A Different World’ is the show that inspired myself, as well as millions of other African-Americans to go to college. It was real, it was deep, it was intellectual and filled with...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS The late and great Muhammad Ali has not only had a successful career in boxing, he has also done some activist work and a little acting as well. Check out this video of...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS We all know about the 70’s classic, “What’s Happening,” and you won’t believe where they are now. In the show, Raj, Dwayne and Rerun are three young, black and working class young...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Jim Kelly is a well-known actor and athlete who specializes in martial arts and was once a football player at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. Kelly first rose to fame...

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