Paula Patton has revealed that she thinks Hollywood is a “difficult business” for African-Americans. In an interview with Centric, the actress, who has starred in films like Jumping The Broom, Deja Vu and Precioussaid, “Making African American films are hard in Hollywood.We need to rely on a support network and bring more cohesion to different filmmakers, actors, producers etc. It’s a very difficult business.”
She continued, “There aren’t a lot of Africans Americans or people of color in high positions in Hollywood that we can green-light films. We need more for our stories to be heard.”
- Paula is set to be the female lead in the upcoming Mission Impossible.