(9/06) Stage: Appeared (as "Jim Bono") in "Fences" by August Wilson
, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA.
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[on the lack of racial diversity in studio films] It has to be called out. When the studios say, "I don't where to find black filmmakers", there are film festivals for people of color every year. Hundreds of black films come out and don't get any distribution from studios. They can't claim ignorance.
Both the part of Antoine Batiste on Treme and the part of Owen Thoreau, Jr., on Men of a Certain Age
(2009) were created with him in mind. He was offered both parts around the same time but had to choose Treme since it was about New Orleans, his hometown.