Afrocentric actress and Double Cross Co-Producer Ama K Abebrese on eTV Ghana's TLNCS disagreed with comedian Bismark the Joke's opinion that light skin actors got more roles.
ï¿½I donï¿½t agree with the notion that if you are not fair in the industry then you donï¿½t get casted for roles. If you look at other industries, looking at the world in general, everyone wants to copy whatï¿½s happening around them. Lupita Nyongï¿½o is doing great in Hollywood. Viola Davis is doing great and the Nigerian lady in Orange is The New Black too is doing very well.
ï¿½If you want to think only lights skin people get roles in this industry; I donï¿½t think thatï¿½s true. Thereï¿½s enough room for everybody. And my campaign is about accepting your natural skin color and not falling for bleaching or toning to look lighter.ï¿½
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