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HBCU Highlights

13 EpisodesProduced by Andrea & Ashley Website

Welcome to HBCU Highlights!Hosted by Class of 1998 Spelman Alumnae Andrea Hence Evans & Ashley Deadwyler-Jones. We are excited to showcase HBCU Excellence - HBCU Graduates who are making a difference in their community and professions. Enjoy!


Andrea H. Evans, Esq. and Ashley Deadwyler-Jones presents HBCU Excellence: Actor, Brandon Dirden

Andrea H. Evans, Esq. and Ashley Deadwyler-Jones presents HBCU Excellence: Actor, Brandon Dirden

This series spotlights HBCU graduates who tell their inspiring stories. Let's take a walk in Actor, Brandon Dirden's shoes!

Brandon is best known for portraying Martin Luther King in the Broadway production of Robert Schenkkan's All the Way. Currently, you can see him in action on ABC's current number one show, FOR LIFE! Tune in to FOR LIFE TONIGHT! 

His story is inspiring! Originally from Houston, TX, Brandon talks to us about the importance of family support and shares his journey 

from Houston to Broadway to television. 

Check out Brandon, his wife, Actress Crystal Dickinson and their son, future actor, Chase in action here:

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