“Malcolm X” Actress Tells Why She Was FURIOUS w/Spike Lee During Filming!

Posted On : October 13, 2016

Kate Vernon- the actress who portrayed Sophia, Malcolm X’s girlfriend during his younger, hustling days in the 1940’s- opened up a whole other can of worms soon after the film, “Malcolm X,” released in 1992. Check out what she revealed below..


Screen Shot 2016-10-13 at 6.56.54 PM As if many weren't already shocked to learn that Malcolm X had dated a Caucasian woman in real life, Kate Vernon shocked the world a wee bit more when she publicly claimed, in a 1992 LA Times interview, that Spike Lee treated her like a second class citizen on the movie set and that things got so tense that they had a VERY heated argument while filming! See what Kate said all of this hoopla was about>>>

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Source: L.A. Times

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