Category - Arts & Film

Dusan Brown in "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"

“Ma Rainey” Breakthrough Both Meaningful and Bittersweet for Chapman Film Student Dusan Brown '24 discusses acting with Chadwick Boseman and finding opportunities for artistic growth in Dodge College's collaborative filmmaking community.

For actor Dusan Brown ‘24, the recently released Netflix film “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” was both a breakthrough opportunity and a bittersweet experience. Playing Sylvester in the adaptation of August Wilson’s revered...