That Time Joy Behar Wore ‘Darker’ Makeup to Dress as a ‘Beautiful African Woman’ in the ’70s (Video)

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That Time Joy Behar Wore ‘Darker’ Makeup to Dress as a ‘Beautiful African Woman’ in the ’70s (Video)
The View” co-host Joy Behar attended a Halloween party dressed as a “beautiful African woman” during the 1970s, which included darkening her face with makeup, the host said in a 2016 episode of the daytime talk show.

“That is me. I was 29. It was a Halloween party, I went as a beautiful African woman. That’s my hair,” Behar said. “I had makeup that was a little bit darker than my skin, but that’s my actual hair, though.”

Given her current age of 76, the party can be dated to roughly 1972.

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“You mean blackface,” fellow co-host Raven-Symoné responded, though she later said she “loved” how Behar looked.

The show ran a photo of Behar in the outfit, causing Symoné to audibly gasp at the image.

“Joy, are you my auntie, Joy?
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