From Dorothy Dandridge's pioneering role in Carmen Jones to Queen Latifah's show-stopping cabaret performance in Chicago, this paper doll collection pays tribute to the beauty and talent of African-American Actresses.
The sixteen film favorites are featured with costumes from two of their most popular roles:
Dorothy DandridgeRuby DeeEartha KittCicely TysonAngela BassettWhoopi GoldbergHalle BerryVivica A FoxThandie NewtonAlfre WoodardLynn WhitfieldLisa BonetJada Pinkett SmithQueen LatifahVanessa L WilliamsBeyoncé Knowles
Directions for cutting and displaying the dolls are included. Included is a very short overview of African-American women in the film industry. There are short, but detailed, biographies of each of the actresses, as well.