DISCLAIMER: This was common act for its time: a white actor or actress paints their face with dark makeup to perform a “black-face routine” as it was called. Here is one such as it appears in the movie Honolulu.
Posted in Honolulu, Movie, Music, Random Facts, Video Clip | Tagged Bill Robinson, Dance, Eleanor Powell, Honolulu, Movie, Music, Video |
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