Award-winning actress, singer and producer, Suzzanne Douglas was born in Chicago, Illinois on April 12, 1957. Ms. Douglas most recently appeared in New York, in the world premiere of Kara Corthron’s post-modern play, Julius by Design. Douglas’ decision to working regionally has allowed Douglas to take theatrical risks seldom explored in the more commercial Broadway venue.
Robert Townsend was born on February 6, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois. Whether he’s performing stand up, acting, writing, directing, producing, or running a television network, his magic and versatile talent is undeniable. A Hollywood pioneer well ahead of his time, Townsend is often referred to as one of the “Godfathers of the Independent Film World.” With over 30 years in the business, he has made an indelible mark in Hollywood with an extensive list of credits.