Today for Black History Month (extended bonus) we are highlighting the actor/film director Thomas Carter.
Birth Date: July 17, 1953
Hometown: Smithville, TX
- Thomas Carter directed hit movies like Metro (Eddie Murphy), Save The Last Dance, and Coach Carter (Samuel L. Jackson), to name a few
- Thomas Carter attended Texas State University and earned his Bachelor’s degree in theatre
- Thomas Carter has received two Emmy Awards and a Peabody Award for his works
- As an actor, Thomas Carter has appeared on popular Black TV shows like Good Times and What’s Happening!!
- Thomas Carter is known for his tactics to include African American diversity in his films
We thank you for your contributions Thomas Carter.
Black History Month 2019: Thomas Carter (PHOTOS)
1. 'When The game Stands Tall''When The Game Stands Tall' Boys & Girls Clubs Of The East Valley Special Screening Hosted By Thomas CarterSource:Getty 1 of 4
2. The Marriott Content Studios 'French Kiss' Film PremiereSource:Getty 2 of 4
3. Premiere of 'When The Game Stands Tall' - ArrivalsSource:WENN 3 of 4
4. History Presents 'Night One' Of Events Series 'Roots'Source:WENN 4 of 4
Black History Month 2019 (Extended Bonus): Thomas Carter was originally published on thebeatdfw.com