“I want to be wealthy and ruthless … I want to be the first black bitch on television.” Diahann Carroll, on playing Dominique Deveraux, in Dynasty

Diahann Carroll illuminated this world with her intelligence, wit, style and beauty. It was an honor watching her bring light to the layered lives of Black women, from Julia Baker to Dominique Deveraux.

Written by NamasteNegro.com

Tami Warren is the writer, and creator of Namaste Negro. She lives life with daily doses of levity in Denver, Colorado. Tami holds a B.A. in Sociology, from the University of Colorado. However, she does not physically hold the B.A. in her hands, the document is safely stored in a secure facility. Humor is healthy, therefore, cachinnate with other carbon based life forms. Reach out to Tami in the Mile High City: tamiwarren@namastenegro.com or @namastenegro

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