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Skinned (2015)

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If beauty is skin deep -- what happens when we change the skin?


LisaRaye McCoy, Avery O. Williams (co-director)



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Credited cast:
Cycerli Ash ... Dr. Smith
Adria Malcom Aziz Adria Malcom Aziz ... Club Hostess
Kerri J. Baldwin ... Aunt Mabel
Nicky Buggs ... Nikki
Jasmine Burke ... Jolie
Susan D'Angelo Susan D'Angelo ... Dr. Forbes
Star Davis Star Davis ... Isabelle
Krystal Farris ... Tammy
Tasia Grant Tasia Grant ... Melissa
Chiquita Hooks Chiquita Hooks ... Club patron
Queen Blessing Itua Queen Blessing Itua ... Dr. Blessing
Brad James ... Michael
Racquel Bianca John ... Middle School Girl (as Racquel B. John)
Lyndrez Leslie Lyndrez Leslie ... Bartender
LisaRaye McCoy ... Mother


Skinned is a character-driven drama about a young lady whose insecurities about her skin color, misconception about beauty, and search for romance causes her to bleach her skin beyond recognition in an attempt to capture the heart of the perfect suitor, leads to the detriment of her health. Fast forward 10 to 15 years later, she is a beautiful model with a wonderful husband, but discovers that she's developed some complications due to the chemicals found in certain skin bleaching creams. To make matters worse, her husband discovers her damaging little secret. Now, with the assistance of a psychiatrist, Jolie must go on a journey into her past to face her demons in an effort to sustain her future.

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Drama | Romance







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January 2015 (USA) See more »

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9 January 2016 | by marksss-32705See all my reviews

Dear. Ms. LisaRaye McCoy,

I want to thank you for that beautiful movie skinned there was so many things in that movie that reflected me in my life growing up being dark skinned it was wonderful to see such a beautiful movie it really touch my heart in my soul.

Ms.McCoy thank you so much I give it a thousand stars. This need to be on the big screen where everyone can see it in schools as well.

I hope one day I will get the opportunity to share my life story and the things that I went through on the big screen just as you have done in sharing this story. Ms.Mcoy because of you and see this move I now can pick up my pen again and start back on writing my life story and not feel shame to tell the world.

Once again thank you Ms. McCoy may God continue to bless you and keep lighting up your life with your gift that he has given you.

The gift that on man can ever take away from you.

Sincerely Michele Thompson

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