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Bill Cosby: Entertainer and Activist (Black Americans of by Sonya Kimble-Ellis

By Sonya Kimble-Ellis

invoice Cosby started his profession as a comic whereas he used to be nonetheless a school scholar. a skilled athlete who may have turn into a tune big name, Cosby believed that his knack for telling jokes might earn him a residing. After throwing in the towel of faculty, he began to appear in golf equipment in long island and Las Vegas, the place his comedic skills fast turned obvious. His stand-up workouts, motion pictures, books, and construction of and paintings at the television caricature fats Albert & the Cosby children and the wildly renowned sitcom The Cosby convey have secured his position as one of many maximum comedians in leisure historical past. as well as wonderful audiences, Cosby can be very popular as a philanthropist and group activist. examine the one-and-only invoice Cosby during this all-new biography that highlights his contributions to American society and his impact on generations of black Americans.

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