Beloved

In 1997 we spent time filming the movie "Beloved", starring Oprah Winfrey and Danny Glover.
The scene below is seen at the beginning of the film and depicts "colored day" at a post civil war carnival.
We dressed as old time carnival workers with our "beast wagons."

Beloved


 


Me dressed up like an 1800s carnival worker.


Inside the side show tent.


Taking a break with my long time monkey friend "Java" the crab-eating macaque.


Arthur the lion watching as production gets ready for the next shot.


Hand powered ferris-wheel.