Take a Look at These Black Actresses Depicted as Bad Ass Superheroes

Artist Alijah Villain commemorated Martin Luther King day by reimagining Black actors and actresses as popular superheroes.

There's certainly a dearth of representation of black actors in these roles. Anthony Mackie's role in Captain America is a rare exception, and there's an ongoing campaign to draft Lupita Nyong'o to play Storm.

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