Sidney Poitier Was One Of The Most Famous African American Actors In History And Set A Precedent For New Actors All Over The Country | Exploring Markets

Sidney Poitier Was One Of The Most Famous African American Actors In History And Set A Precedent For New Actors All Over The Country

I just got done watching In The Heat of The Night. Virgil Tibbs is an African American police detective with a smooth demeanor, and a James Bond dress code. I attached a picture of him below in his signature suit. Virgil Tibbs is played by Sidney Poitier. His signature line was, "Ya Dig?"