R | | Comedy
An actor limited to stereotypical roles because of his ethnicity, dreams of making it big as a highly respected performer. As he makes his rounds, the film takes a satiric look at African American actors in Hollywood.
John Witherspoon improvised the "ho-cake" monologue.
I believe this movie. A dude could jump off a mountain and not hurt himself, 'cause he did brace himself, and knew something about the levels of gravitivity and polarity.
When the casting directors say they want the lead actor to act like Eddie Murphy, some of the shots are reversed.