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But eventually, she landed the role of Rachel Zane on Yet, Markle still faced racial discrimination, which became more vocal when they cast African-American actor Wendell Pierce in the role of Rachel's father. "You push for color-blind casting, you draw your own box.
"I remember the tweets when that first episode of the Zane family aired, they ran the gamut from: 'Why would they make her dad black? You introduce yourself as who you are, not what color your parents happen to be." "You cultivate your life with people who don't lead with ethnic descriptions such as, 'that black guy Tom', but rather friends who say: 'You know?
I found out when I got the script the night before the table read.
That’s the way it works on “Black-ish.” We do 24 episodes, so it’s a lot on our writers. So by the time you get a script and have time to read it, it is often the night before the table read. I knew they were going to do a story about Bow’s biracialness.
“There was a lot of joy in the making of this episode as a lot of personal things were explored and discovered,” says Ross.
"You could only choose one, but that would be to choose one parent over the other -- and one half of myself over the other." "My teacher told me to check the box for Caucasian," she continues. I couldn't bring myself to do that, to picture the pit-in-her-belly sadness my mother would feel if she were to find out. I left my identity blank -- a question mark, an absolute incomplete -- much like how I felt." Markle describes a particularly painful incident in Los Angeles during her college break, when her mother was called the N-word.
"To describe something as being black and white means it is clearly defined.
Yet when your ethnicity is black and white, the dichotomy is not that clear," Markle writes. Being biracial paints a blurred line that is equal parts staggering and illuminating." WATCH: Why Meghan Markle Will Not Be With Prince Harry and the Royal Family This Christmas Markle recalls how her parents, who are now divorced, made her feel special instead of "different." Still, she remembers feeling deeply conflicted as early as seventh grade, when she couldn't decide which box to check to indicate her ethnicity on a mandatory census.
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