Self Made: Inspired By The Life Of Madam C.J. Walker

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Octavia Spencer stars as trailblazing hair-care entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker–America’s first female self-made millionaire–in this Netflix 4-part limited series.

Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker

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It explores the life and times of the beloved cultural icon who overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionized black haircare.

Madam C.J. Walker Portrait

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It’s Executive produced by and stars Octavia Spencer, and also details how America’s first selfmade millionaire — fought for social change and simultaneously overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand.

Actress Tiffany HaddishCarmen EjogoGarrett MorrisKevin CarrollBill Bellamy star alongside Spencer. Janine Sherman BarroisElle JohnsonMaverick CarterLeBron JamesMark HolderChristine HolderKasi Lemmons, and Jamal Henderson also serve as executive producers. The series will launch March 20.

Definitely a must see. Check out the trailer below: