This 'Game Of Thrones' Actress Said TV's 'Lack Of Diversity' Hurt Her Self-Esteem As A Child

HUFFINGTON POST | on Mon, Mar 20, 10:00 AM

Actress Nathalie Emmanuel recently opened up about the damaging nature of seeing predominantly white casts on television while growing up.  In an interview with Hunger magazine, the “Game of Thrones” star, who is half Dominican said that she didn’t see people who reflected her racial identity [1]during her childhood. “For me, when I was growing up, not seeing anyone on television that looked like me or that I could identify with was really hard, and that can affect someone’s self-esteem hugel...

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