As always, Lifetime’s UnREAL is here to right The Bachelor‘s wrongs.
In its most recent effort to show the dating reality series up, UnREAL – a scripted drama that follows a producer on a Bachelor-type reality program – enlists a Black suitor on that aforementioned fake show,titled Everlasting.
Dallas Cowboys’ quarterback “Darius Hill” is the chosen hunk, but he isn’t the only addition.
“Darius Hill is in his mid-20s and plays quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys,” TVLine writes. “He’s a Cam Newton–type who’s sweet, slightly sheltered, athletic (obviously) and a huge crowd-pleaser with both America and the ladies.” There’s also more racial diversity among the contestants, including a “football-obsessed” white girl, a black southern debutante, an athletic black girl who balks when the producers ask her to play the “Angry Black Woman,” and a “rather trashy” white girl who “shows up to the Everlasting house in a Confederate flag bikini.”
Continue reading Black & Proud: 32 Mixed Celebrities Who Identify As Black
Black & Proud: 32 Mixed Celebrities Who Identify As Black
Taye Diggs caused a social media firestorm when he revealed he didn't want his biracial son to identify solely as Black. But in reality, there are a host of mixed celebrities who are absolutely comfortable with their identity, and proudly celebrate their melting pot backgrounds.
As America continues to brown, here's a gallery of celebrities who are proud to represent their Blackness fully.