12 Years a Slave

In 1841, Solomon Northup, a free Black man from upstate New York, was kidnapped and sold into slavery. On January 3, 1853, he regained his…

Actress Lupita Nyong’o is gathering Oscar worthy attention for her role as Patsey in the movie 12 Years a Slave. She talked to the Madd Hatta Morning Show about working with Brad Pitt, learning the dialect and the challenge of working with white actors on some of the more emotionally demanding scenes. Follow me on […]