Back in the day, I used to watch All My Children. It was during the time when Noah was running around throwing his braids and flexing his muscles. Oh yes, I watched, even though it irked the hell out of me that all he did was run around saving that white girl.
The other day my sisters and I were just talking about girl stuff, you know, like who’s the finest brotha on TV these days. Anyhow, dude’s name came up. Well seeing how we are living in the days of Google, we goggled him (of course).
Imagine our surprise when we came across this statement:
Oh my gosh, is dude a racist? I always wondered why he left the show. Noah? What!
“They paired me with a white actress, which upset the black community. It was hard, as the actress and I had to play lovers. It drew on my acting talent. Rather an ego deflater for her when I had to force myself to kiss her. She begged them to kill off my character, and I was happy to leave.”
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