Arts & Culture
New on Netflix – Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker
20 March 2020
Starring Octavia Spencer,Tiffany Haddish, Blair Underwood and Carmen Ejogo, the series follows African American entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker, who rises from poverty to build a hair care empire and become the first female self-made millionaire.
Executive produced by Octavia Spencer, the four-part limited series details the life of America’s first self-made millionaire — how she fought for social change and simultaneously overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionised black hair care.
Available to watch on Netflix from Friday 20th March 2020.