TV Movie | R | | Biography, Drama, Music
This biography of Dorothy Dandridge follows her career through early days on the club circuit with her sister to her turn in movies, including becoming the first black actress to win a Best... See full summary »
Dorothy Dandridge was the first African-American woman to be nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award (Carmen Jones (1954)). Halle Berry is the first African-American to win a Best Actress Academy Award (Monster's Ball (2001)).
Ladies and gentlemen, the delicious... the divine... the delightful... Dorothy Danridge!
Sprite soft drink bottles appear on the set of a movie shot in the 1940s. Sprite was first marketed in 1961.