Posted in May 2013

Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara is a good example of a present day star who embraces her ethnicity. We best know Sofia from the popular TV show Modern Family. In the show, Sofia portrays Gloria, a Colombian woman with a thick Colombian accent, strong Colombian values…and she certainly doesn’t let us forget that. Interestingly, Sofia Vergara is the … Continue reading

Zoe Saldana

Issues of race and ethnicity have been a large problem for over half a century, as blacks and other races have always had a negative connotation in Hollywood. Skin color today is not as much of an issue, however, a lot of roles are still only meant for only African American individuals or white American … Continue reading

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington Born Denzel Hayes Washington Jr.December 28 1954 Mount Vernon New York USA Actor, Producer, and Director Denzel Washington is a two time academy award winner who has been featured in many films. He has played various roles in and Starred as the main character in many feature films such As American Gangster (2007) Training Day … Continue reading

Jason Collins Who???

“ALL hail Jason Collins. Jason who?, I hear you ask. Well, he’s an American basketball star and he’s become the first active player from any major US professional sports league to publicly reveal that he’s gay.” In a Sports Illustrated article set to come out May 6, 2013 Jason Collins, a 34 year old black … Continue reading