Movie Fun Facts – Self Made: Madam CJ Walker

Self-Made with Octavia Spencer and Tiffany Haddish is a must-see mini-series. It chronicles the life and times of Madam CJ Walker. A truly remarkable and inspirational look at how one can triumph over adversities to become your dream.

This movie hit just when doubt was at an all time high. Being very inspirational “Self Made” ignited sparks in allot of homes across the world. Since then a plunge in vendors have emerged, and a new found sense of production with a hustle has manifest.

Madam CJ Walker is a woman who continually faced adversity and won. She saw a need in society and delivered on that need by marketing hair product to African American women. Not only did she deliver a hair product but she empowered women to become independent and free thinkers. She was the example that it’s ok for women to be in business.

At a time when stress is at an all time high, Madam CJ Walker welcomes us to her life, showing the world that you got to stand up for something and truly believe in order to change all of the circumstance and become a new person.

Madam CJ Walker was a entrepreneur and activist who rose from poverty and ended up being the wealthiest African American woman of her time.

This movie is available to stream on Netflix.

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