By Kim Fields
Kim Fields has lived such a lot of her existence with humans pondering they comprehend her, that is comprehensible. From her first task on a Mrs. Butterworth syrup advertisement at age 7, she has spent forty years within the public eye. there have been nine years as Dorothy "Tootie" Ramsey at the vintage sitcom The evidence of Life, five extra in her 20s starring as Regine Hunter at the seminal coming-of-age express Living Single, and such a lot lately showing as herself on Real Housewives of Atlanta and Dancing with the Stars.
at the back of the digicam, she has directed episodes of Kenan & Kel, Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns and House of Payne, and BET's Let's remain Together. among gigs, the popular culture icon's lifestyles has incorporated theater, spoken note, song, talking engagements, and easily being current to the purpose that she can't move an afternoon with no a person preventing her to assert, "When i used to be a child, i wished to be Tootie" or "You have been my function model."
Flattered and blessed, after 4 many years within the company, Kim eventually is familiar with the position she has performed onscreen and rancid as a winning, outspoken African-American lady. notwithstanding, for up to she's been within the public eye, humans have particularly by no means recognized her the best way they believe they've got, and that is simply because she, herself, spent such a lot of her lifestyles figuring herself out. Now, at age forty eight, she is able to set the checklist immediately. She says, "It's now not that i have been misunderstood. it truly is that i ultimately think like I comprehend me adequate to inform the lifestyles tale that i have been requested to write down for years." it will likely be a chronicle of dwelling, studying, and prepared moments of self-discovery as she's journeyed in the course of the many aspects and chapters of existence. Fields discovered religion at age 14 and has came across God to be correct there each step of ways considering then.
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