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A Touch of Disney in Black History

Madge Sinclair was the voice of Sarabi in The Lion King. She is best known for her roles in Earl and Me, Coming to America, Trapper John, M.D., and Roots.  Ms. Sinclair died of leukemia in 1995. Please follow and like… Continue Reading

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A Touch of Disney in Black History – Kiara Muhammad

Kiara Muhammad, 15, is the voice of Doc McStuffins, the lovable doctor who fixes toys on Disney Junior.  Kiara has made guest appearances on the television shows NCIS and Hart of Dixie. Please follow and like us:

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A Touch of Disney in Black History – Clarence Williams III

Clarence Williams III is an African-American actor.  His first major acting role was as Linoln Hays on the TV series The Mod Squad.  Mr. Williams appeared in the films Sugar Hills, Deep Cover, and I’m Gonna Get You Sucka.  He… Continue Reading

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A Touch of Disney in Black History – Hattie McDaniel

Hattie McDaniel was the first African-American to win an Academy Award.  She won the award for Best Supporting Actress for her outstanding performance as Mammy in Gone with the Wind.  Ms. McDaniel did more than act in films.  She was… Continue Reading

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Disney Behind the Scenes – Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard is an American film, stage and television actress. Her only Disney roles so far are voicing Maisie in The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue and Plio in Dinosaur.  Ms. Woodard has appeared in the following films Mandela,  Miss Evers’… Continue Reading

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A Touch of Disney In Black History – Anika Noni Rose

    Anika Noni Rose is an African American singer and actress.  She attended Florida A&M University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre and went to study drama at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, CA.  Ms.… Continue Reading