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We’re always trailing, as far as the amount of roles that are written for us and the films that are being made that have black…
The process changes slightly from role to role. Obviously, there are different things you’re called on to do. You’re not digging deep for Basher Tarr…
No, it’s not comfortable; I hate watching myself. You don’t like when you hear your voice on your voicemail; imagine having to see yourself 30…
If people in this country think of Africa as a place with kids and flies swarming around their heads, then they won’t understand that these…
I’ve never been a part of a film before that offers such a platform into real issues, that raises social awareness and has the potential…
I prefer film to TV because of the amount of time film affords you that TV doesn’t (though theater is probably my favorite and the…
I imagine it was much different in the 1970s. That was the Renaissance for black actors, albeit in blaxploitation movies. There was a much greater…
I hate it when, by page 30, I know what the lead’s going to do and then what the bad guy’s gonna do. Mostly it’s…
I don’t believe that the U.S. needs to take a police role. I think it needs to support African nations that have said they want…
I also believe that you are what you have to defend, and if you’re a black man that’s always going to be the bar against…
The fun for me is to mix it all up. I would actually like to do something as far away from what I’ve just done,…
President Obama inherited a broken country mired in two wars, a financial crisis, a mortgage mess and more than we all probably even know about…
Now is a good time, 10 years ago would have been a good time, and 10 years from now it will still be a good…
We’re trying to do what Miles Davis would have wanted us to do, which is approach it as artists with his life as the canvas.
People have always been obsessed by celebrities. There are just more outlets and opportunities to make a living exploiting that obsession nowadays.
I was about to write that in the future I would chose my words more carefully but I’m sure I won’t.
I want to be a part of great things.
I want to see somebody go to jail over the financial crisis and not just black, brown and poor whites over humbles and minor drug…
I don’t like movies that are trying to preach and trying to tell you how to feel.
I don’t like message movies either.
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