08.12.2019

Jenifer Lewis: "You have to love yourself"

Jenifer Lewis: "You have to love yourself" Photo credit: bphighlight.com

The powerful voice. The attitude. The smile.  All things that we recognize about Jenifer Lewis, even if we may not recognize her name. The well-known actress has been in many memorable roles and continues to thrill audiences on the big and small screen in over 60 major films like What’s Love Got To Do With It, Think Like A Man, Sparkle, and countless roles on shows like The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and recently on the award-winning sitcom, black-ish. But after 17 years of therapy and 10 years of being medicated for bipolar disorder, the beautiful actress decided to stop hiding her mental illness from others and tell her story.

For the full story, visit BlackDoctor.org.

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jenifer lewis cropAward Winning Actress & Author Jenifer Lewis will be the Keynote Presenter at the 11th Annual EWOC Expo & Awards at the Mondavi Center at UC Davis on October 19, 2019. Get tickets online at: https://www.mondaviarts.org/event/2019-20/11th-annual-exceptional-women-of-color

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