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Promotional still for the film Stormy Weather (1943) featuring Duke Ellington, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson and Lena Horne.

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In April 1897, Charlotte Bill enters service into the house of the Duke and Duchess of York as a nanny. For decades, "Laa", as she is called, cares for her royal charges, some of which will rule, and one known as "The Lost Prince".

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Actors and brothers, Kwesi Boakye (I Can Do Bad All By Myself) , Kwame Boateng (Not Easily Broken), and Kofi Siriboe (The Longshots) were born in Los Angeles, California and are the great-grandsons of a highly respected Ghana West African King.

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Hoodlum Movie Poster Director Bill Duke---If you didn't get to see this, go back and warch it now. Many things that go now are a result of how things went back in the day. Fishburne gives his usual stellar performance as "Bumpy Johnson" the late gambling kngpin in Harlem in the '40's .

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