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Norman Astwood (1902–1994)

Handsome Norman Astwood was a talented actor and singer from the 1920s to the early 1940s. He also became a leading actor of the race film genre (Black Cinema) in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Norman Astwood was born in the British West Indies and was educated at Wolmer's. He was a Jamaican who grew up in Kingston, Jamaica, and in 1912, he and ... See full bio »
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Spike Lee's Chi-Raq is available to stream now on Prime. In celebration of this good news, we're serving up one of our favorite clips from the movie, featuring Dave Chappelle.

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 1941 Murder on Lenox Avenue
Mr. Marshall
 1940 Sunday Sinners
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 1939 Paradise in Harlem
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 1935 Harlem Bound (Short)
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