Cheryl Dunye

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Birthday
13, 1966
Birthplace
Liberia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
13, 1966 (age 52)
Birthplace
Liberia

About

Liberian film director, producer, and actress whose work often dealt with themes of race, sexuality, and gender.

Before Fame

She taught at the University of California Los Angeles, UC Riverside, Pitzer College, and Clairemont Graduate School before pursuing directing full-time.

Trivia

She directed the 2001 television movie Stranger Inside, which depicted the lives of African-American lesbian inmates.

Family Life

She was openly lesbian and was concerned with issues facing black lesbians.

Associated With

She directed the movie My Baby's Daddy, which starred comedian Eddie Griffin.