KERRY WASHINGTON, CHARLES S. DUTTON, AND DAVID HAREWOOD ARE AMONG GUESTS ON NOVEMBER 25 EDITION OF WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN
Topics to include: the demographic changes in the U.S., new films – “The Obama Effect” and “Django Unchained,” the life of actor Charles S. Dutton, and obstacles faced by black actors.
Silver Spring, MD, November 21, 2012 — Actress Kerry Washington (Scandal), Actor Charles S. Dutton (Least Among Saints) and Actor David Harewood (Homeland) are among the guests on this week’s edition ofWashington Watch with Roland Martin, which airs on TV One, Sunday November 25, 2012 at 11 AM EST.
Other guests include: Author of What’s the Matter with White People, Joan Walsh and 2012 Obama Pollster,Cornell Belcher.
Topics explored during the hour include: a look at the demographic changes in the U.S. and how this can be used to increase the political power of African Americans; new films — The Obama Effect and Django Unchained; how a twelve year prison sentence changed the life of actor Charles S. Dutton; a discussion on the similarities of obstacles black actors face in the U.S. and England and a montage of over 100 rarely seen photos of the President and First Lady during their first four years in the White House.
Hosted by TV One political editor, CNN and Tom Joyner Morning Show analyst Roland Martin, TV One’s hour-long weekly public affairs series focuses on issues of importance to African Americans, through interviews with officials from the Administration, Congress and other policymakers who represent black communities, as well as discussions with journalists and commentators, and a wide range of policy experts. Washington Watch with Roland Martin also explores a wide range of timely and relevant topics including history, books, music, films, technology and black culture.
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