For Colored Girls Cast Covers Essence Magazine

The cast of For Colored Girls are featured on a double-cover issue of Essence magazine. The women are featured on one cover and the men are featured on the other.

One of the stars, Anika Noni Rose tells the mag: “I want this film to awaken people to the power of Black actresses. I want people to know there are things that Black women go through that aren’t slavery or hip-hop. I want people to know Black women as Americans…”

The movie opens November 5th.