“What really filled that gap and helped me adjust socially was going to college and taking that time to be in school. I found out who I was outside of acting.”
Video footage shows the casting agent telling people at an audition, “We are looking for light-skinned people. I’m not trying to be … whatever. It’s just the brief.
Counter discovered a group of African-descended people in the Andes in 1993 and produced another documentary, “Lost Africans in the Andes.”