The ESSENCE December 2010 issue features beautiful colored girls along with dashing young men. The dual cover has the full cast from Tyler Perry’s For Colored Girls movie. Each women on the cover is wearing the colors of their character on the cover of Essence.
Jo/Red – Janet Jackson
Juanita/Green – Loretta Devine
Tangie/Orange – Thandie Newton
Yasmine/Yellow – Anika Noni Rose
Kelly/Blue – Kerry Washington
Nyla/Purple – Tessa Thompson
Gilda – Phylicia Rashad
Alice/White – Whoopi Goldberg
Beau Willie – Michael Ealy
Carl – Omari Hardwick
Featured on the Essence cover : Janet Jackson, Whoopi Goldberg, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, Kerry Washington, Phylicia Rashad, Kimberly Elise, Loretta Devine, Tessa Thompson, Tyler Perry, Richard Lawson, Hill Harper, Omari Hardwick, Khalil Kain, and Michael Ealy.
Anika Noni Rose quoted:
“I want this film to awaken people to the power of black actresses. I want people to know there are things black women go through that aren’t slavery or hip-hop. I want people to know Black women as Americans…”
Color Girls is coming to a theater near you November 5th.