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Author Lewis, Jenifer, 1957- author.

Title The mother of Black Hollywood : a memoir / Jenifer Lewis with Malaika Adero.

Edition First Edition.
Publication Info. New York : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Biography  791.43028 LEW    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Biography  791.43028 LEW    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Biography  791.43028 LEW    AVAILABLE
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Description 320 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits, facsimiles, photographs ; 24 cm
Audience Adult Brodart.
Adult Brodart.
Summary The star of "Black-ish" traces her journey from poverty to fame, sharing insights into her battles with undiagnosed mental illness and sex addiction while citing the support of loving friends and her philosophy about self-acceptance that enabled her success.
Note "Career overview": pages 313-320.
Bibliography Includes filmography (pages 313-320).
Subject Lewis, Jenifer.
African American actresses -- Biography.
Actors -- United States -- Biography.
Manic-depressive persons -- United States -- Biography.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography.
Genre Autobiographies.
Added Author Adero, Malaika, 1957- author.
ISBN 9780062410405
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