The History Chicks Podcast - a board to accompany show #50
Hattie McDaniel in Picture The Beulah Show is an American situation-comedy series that ran on CBS Radio from 1945 to 1954, and on ABC Television from 1950 to 1952. The show is notable for being the first sitcom to star an African American actress.Ethel Waters, Hattie McDaniel, and Louise Beavers starred as Beulah during the television series.
Hattie McDaniel has 2 stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood: 1 at 6933 Hollywood Boulevard for her contributions to radio & 1 at 1719 Vine Street for acting in motion pictures. In 1975, she was inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame & in 2006 became the first black Oscar winner honored with a US postage stamp.