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CorkinCokeACola CorkinCokeACola 7 years
She's just amazing.
SugarFreak SugarFreak 10 years
Such a beautiful yet tainted life.
katlovesclothes katlovesclothes 10 years
saw her in 'Carmen' on late night cable.... was so completely enamored and infatuated that I hauled my sleeping boyfriend out of bed, used TiVo to rewind and made him watch the WHOLE THING. He loves her too now...
Nickey Nickey 10 years
She is one of the best! Beautiful and very talented!
LaLa0428 LaLa0428 10 years
Love it! Love her! She was the epitome of beauty and grace!!!!
mwmsjuly19 mwmsjuly19 10 years
A true, true beauty.
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 10 years
She was a really wonderful actress. I love "Carmen Jones," and it's wonderful to see her receive all the recognition she deserves.
evita evita 10 years
wow, that picture of her is amazing, she was so beautiful!
WhatTheFrockBlog WhatTheFrockBlog 10 years
She's fabulous!
blackjade blackjade 10 years
thanks Bella - Dorothy was an amazing woman who could have been so much more if people has let her.
mlen mlen 10 years
JoannaBanana i was going ot say that- didn't Hallee Berry play her a few years back? I definitely see a resemblence, especially in that one picture
BeautyEditor BeautyEditor 10 years
Thanks Bella! She's is ubergorgeous...
shellbelle1 shellbelle1 10 years
In that big picture she reminds me a lot of Mya Rudolph from SNL. Just me? Very beautiful!
City-Love City-Love 10 years
wow... i had never seen a pic of her...the resemblance to Halle Berry is uncanny. and the fact the Halle was the first to win..crazy
amandals amandals 10 years
Classic Beauty! So...glad to read about her! Love Carmen and Dorothy!
Vannuccia Vannuccia 10 years
Dorothy Dandridge was a beautiful woman and had a tragic life. She hardly represents a 'black' or 'African American' woman though- when I see pictures of her I always think she's Latina OR white. I suppose Hollywood at that time wasn't ready to truly accept people of 'colour' and only felt comfortable promoting/embracing the whitest of all the many talented non-white actresses :(
lovelymiss6 lovelymiss6 10 years
After seeing Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, where Halle Berry played the lovely Dorothy,I have been fascinated with her life. She was so talented and beautiful.
Aziajs Aziajs 10 years
Dorothy Dandridge was, and still is, one of the most beautiful black women in the entertainment world. Thank you for profiling her.
DinaSoAwesome DinaSoAwesome 10 years
she's so beautiful
bandages bandages 10 years
She's gorgeous.
MissPretty MissPretty 10 years
love it!! She is stunning...
JoannaBanana JoannaBanana 10 years
I see the resemblance now between Dorothy and Halle Berry (who played her in that mini series a few years ago). Absolutely stunning - her features are gorgeous.
Beauty Beauty 10 years
So glad you like the post! Every time I look at Dorothy Dandridge, I'm amazed by her beauty, and then saddened that she had such a sad and painful life. I really do think that if she had been born a few decades later, she would have been one of the biggest stars in film. Rosefleur, you bring up a good point. Dorothy Dandridge died of an overdose, but it isn't clear whether it was suicide or if she'd been poisoned.
sevendayrain sevendayrain 10 years
I love her!!
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