“The Creator of Netflix’s First Animated Series Is Out to Shatter Stereotypes About African Girls” (Shondaland)
Lovers of all things #blackgirlmagic celebrated when Netflix announced it has picked up its first African original animated series, Mama K’s Team 4 for a multitude of reasons. First: African girls are woefully under — and misrepresented — on the small screen. Second: it appeared to underscore Netflix’s goal to make room for other voices. That is a promising sign that more doors could open for producers committed to creating realistic portrayals of children of color. Photo Credit: Netflix.
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