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dorothydandridge:

in 1953, Dorothy Dandridge landed a starring role in The Bright Road, a little-known film with a nearly all black cast . It was based on the story “See How They Run.” In this film, Dorothy plays Jane Richards, a young fourth-grade teacher in the South, who has a problem in her classroom with an 11-year-old student. Her Bright Road co-star was Harry Belafonte, who played the school principal. The film demonstrated their romantic chemistry, which was evident in their next picture, Carmen Jones.

dorothydandridge:

in 1953, Dorothy Dandridge landed a starring role in The Bright Road, a little-known film with a nearly all black cast . It was based on the story “See How They Run.” In this film, Dorothy plays Jane Richards, a young fourth-grade teacher in the South, who has a problem in her classroom with an 11-year-old student. Her Bright Road co-star was Harry Belafonte, who played the school principal. The film demonstrated their romantic chemistry, which was evident in their next picture, Carmen Jones.