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Willis Franklin Earl Edwards Net Worth

Willis Franklin Earl Edwards Net Worth is
$8 Million

Willis Franklin Earl Edwards Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Willis Edwards was born on January 1, 1946 in Carthage, Texas, USA as Willis Franklin Earl Edwards. He was a producer, known for The Rosa Parks Story (2002), 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards (1987) and Jim Brown: All American (2002). He died on July 13, 2012 in Mission Hills, California, USA.
Source
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthJanuary 1, 1946
Died1988-09-27
Place Of BirthCarthage, Texas, USA
ProfessionProducer
Star SignCapricorn
#Fact
1Edwards became active in politics while attending California State University, Los Angeles.
2He was elected president of the Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch of the NAACP in 1982.
3Edwards, who was vice president of development and planning for the Rosa & Raymond Parks Institute, also led the campaign to get Rosa Parks on a U.S. postage stamp in 2006.
4Edwards headed the Beverly Hills-Hollywood branch of the NAACP and was a driving force behind its entertainment industry Image Awards.
5He nearly died of AIDS 15 years ago, at a time when even some people in the civil rights movement considered HIV a taboo subject. Edwards, who was single and never publicly discussed his sexuality or how he contracted HIV, recovered thanks to new drugs and in 2001 spoke at a national convention of the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People about the hardships of living with HIV.

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Rosa Parks Story2002TV Movie executive producer
19th Annual NAACP Image Awards1987TV Special executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cover2007thanks: NAACP

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim Brown: All American2002TV Movie documentaryHimself (President, Beverly Hills NAACP 1979-89)

Known for movies


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