Marcus Scribner is proud of his heritage – and he has his family to thank for raising him to not only appreciate his history, but be inspired by it!
For TWIST's Black History Month segment this month, we asked the Black-ish actor how his family has shaped him into who he is today – and he had some inspiring words to share.
"My family has always supported my dreams. They instilled in me the belief I could do whatever I set my mind to, and taught me that hard work gives you the power to make your dreams come true," Marcus tells TWIST exclusively. "They have taught me kindness, gratitude, and to treat others with respect."
That's so empowering!
"My family has [instilled pride in me] by telling [me] of my incredible heritage and to be proud of
who am," he adds. "They always say that no one else in the world can be you but you. This has always encouraged me to keep my head up high."
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