1. Raven Goodwin

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You’ve seen her as the sassy mouth niece of Mary Jane Paul on ‘Being Mary Jane’.

2. Logan Browning

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Logan currently stars in VH1’s ‘Hit The Floor’ but you’ve seen her in Tyler Perry’s ‘Meet The Browns’ and ‘Bratz: The Movie’.

3. Ryan Destiny


Ryan Destiny stars in Star on Fox.

4. Tessa Thompson

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She’s most known for her role in ‘Creed’ but she’s also been in ‘Selma’, ‘Dear White People’ and ‘For Colored Girls’.

5. Tika Sumpter

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You may know her from ‘The Haves And The Have Nots’ as well as ‘Ride Along’ and ‘South Side With You’.

6. Bresha Webb

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She’s most known as the hilarious and spunky character on TV One’s ‘Love That Girl’, but now she stars in NBC’s ‘Truth Be Told’.

7. Gugu Mbatha-Raw

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You’ve seen her in ‘Beyond The Lights’ and ‘Belle’.

8. Lauren London

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You know Lauren from ‘The Perfect Match’ and ‘Madea’s Big Happy Family’

9. Jurnee Smollett

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Jurnee began her career as a child actress. In 2016, Smollett began playing a leading role as Rosalee, the house slave, in the WGN America period drama Underground. Smollett has won three NAACP Image Awards.

10. Paige Hurd

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Hurd is best known for her recurring role as Tasha Clarkson on the American sitcom Everybody Hates Chris.