(Hollywood, CA) NAACP Image Awards Nominee luncheon was held on Saturday, February 8, at the Loews Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood, CA. In attendance was extraordinarily talented director, Bill Duke. Duke is the director/producer of DARK GIRLS, which is nominated for an NAACP Image Award for outstanding documentary-Televsion (OWN). The controversial film goes underneath the surface to explore the prejudices dark-skinned women face throughout the world. It explores the roots of classism, racism and the lack of self-esteem within a segment of cultures.
The Chocolate Voice caught a glimpse of Bill Duke’s interview with a young aspiring journalist, Jaheem Toombs of FTS Kids News.