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Mildred Okwo "It cannot be coincidence that your lead actors are light skinned in almost every film"

Do light skinned actors progress faster than dark skinned actors? "It cannot be coincidence that light skinned actors are moving up the Nollywood ladder faster than more talented dark skinned actors," Mildred Okwo.

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Do our filmmakers really choose their cast based on skin colour? Award winning and talented filmmaker, Mildred Okwo, is of the opinion that it's no coincidence that lead actors in most films are light skinned.

Okwo who isn't one to shy away from any topic, took to her official Twitter account to share her thoughts.

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Mildred Okwo



In a recent interview with Pulse Nigeria, Keira Hewatch had revealed that she has lost roles because of her skin color - because she was 'too dark' for the camera.

Check out some of Mildred Okwo's Tweets;


Check out some of the replies below;



Watch Keira Hewatch on losing a movie role;

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