Salute: February 2… Hattie McDaniel


HATTIE McDANIEL

Trailblazer! Despite her constant criticism for taking stereotypical rolls in Hollywood films, Hattie McDaniel opened the doors for African Americans in talent recognition. Winning the Oscar in 1939 for her role as “Mammy”in Gone With The Wind. Lets give a round of applause to Ms. Hattie McDaniel.

“I walk in the footsteps of giants”

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