We Kenyans are better known than we think we are. Here is a 5 minute video clip of last year of Lou Gossett, Jr. paying tribute to the Kenya and Africa of the 1960s, and paying tribute to ancient Africa too. Lou Gossett, Jr. visited Kenya in the early 1960s and also speaks of the experience in this 5 minute video clip. Video clip courtesy of the Atlanta Business Journal, USA;
Who is Lou Gossett, Jr.?
Lou Gossett, Jr. is a renowned African-American actor best remembered for his outstanding performance as Drill Sergeant (Sergeant Major) Emil Foley in the 1982 movie “An Officer and a Gentleman,” for which Gossett won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar at the 1983 Academy Awards. Many will remember how Jamie Foxx did a superb and memorable portrayal of Ray Charles in the 2004 movie “Ray.” Same with Lou Gossett, Jr. and his outstanding portrayal of a Navy Drill Sergeant/Navy Sergeant Major in the 1982 movie “An Officer and a Gentleman.”