Photo licensed from Johnson Publishing Company, publisher of EBONY and JET magazines.Hollywood’s First Negro Movie Star. Sidney Poitier, the brilliant actor, is the first Negro to attain real star status in Hollywood. Although his range is the talk of the theater world, he has never played a film role as improbable as his real-life story. He hurdled the barriers of poverty and illiteracy to become one of the most exciting actors i America. A devoted family man Sidney and his beautiful wife, Juanita, live in a 14--room home in Mount Vernon, New York, The Poitiers have three daughters. This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display.