She could sing, dance and act. Born Revoyda Frierson in 1934, Ketty Lester was an entertainment triple threat, and had she been white, she might have gotten bigger and better roles. Even though she never got top billing, she worked throughout the 50's, 60's , 70's, 80s in film and on TV. Her body of work is impressive, and she even took her role in Blacula seriously. From soap opera's to Little House on the Prairie, Lester's face and exquisite diction were easily recognized, though her name was often buried in the credits.
And because had flawless hair, Ketty Lester, we salute you on the HHoF