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Children need positive role models to understand the values and perseverance necessary to be successful in today's world. The Ebony/Jet Guide to Black Excellence series is a project designed to educate young African-Americans about leaders they can look up to. Ebony/Jet Guide to Black Excellence: The Entertainers profiles the following black pioneers in the entertainment industry: comedian Bill Cosby, award-winning author and poet Maya Angelou, and Broadway, TV, and film star Charles Dutton. Each personality's life story is an inspiration for youth who may need to overcome enormous obstacles to succeed in life. ~ Laura Mahnken, Rovi