Jacque Reid talks to Aunjanue Ellis about the BET’s docu-drama, ‘The Book of Negroes’, in which she stars in.
“She is a woman who was kidnapped from Africa and brought to America. She is extraordinary figure, a character that no one has seen on American television. This woman says, “I chose the man I love”. For a woman to say something like that in that time was unheard of. Even for a white woman,” Ellis said.
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Jacque Reid Talks To Aunjanue Ellis About Starring In ‘The Book Of Negroes’ was originally published on blackamericaweb.com