𝙈𝙧𝙨. 𝙋𝙖𝙩𝙧𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙖 𝙉𝙜𝙤𝙯𝙞 𝙆𝙤𝙢𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙮, 67, known to most of us as 𝐏𝐚𝐭𝐭𝐢 𝐁𝐨𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐞, was one of the leading black British entertainers in the 70s and 80s, the 𝘍𝘢𝘤𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘓𝘶𝘹, and the lead actress in 𝘉𝘪𝘴𝘪 𝘋𝘢𝘶𝘨𝘩𝘵𝘦𝘳 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳, one of Nigeria’s highest-grossing films. Some members of this group may remember 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘗𝘢𝘵𝘵𝘪 𝘉𝘰𝘶𝘭𝘢𝘺𝘦 𝘚𝘩𝘰𝘸. She is a Nigerian and remains a top lady in her career.
Often, the public focuses on the material success of people like her. What about more important things like family? Hear her:
‘𝘐𝘵 𝘪𝘴 𝘨𝘰𝘰𝘥 𝘵𝘰 𝘱𝘶𝘳𝘴𝘶𝘦 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘤𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘦𝘳, 𝘣𝘶𝘵 𝘯𝘰𝘵 𝘢𝘵 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘦𝘹𝘱𝘦𝘯𝘴𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘧𝘢𝘮𝘪𝘭𝘺 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘩𝘶𝘮𝘢𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘺. 𝘞𝘩𝘦𝘯 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘪𝘯𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘵𝘪𝘮𝘦 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘭𝘰𝘷𝘦 𝘪𝘯 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘮𝘢𝘳𝘳𝘪𝘢𝘨𝘦 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘣𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘶𝘱 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘤𝘩𝘪𝘭𝘥𝘳𝘦𝘯, 𝘪𝘵’𝘴 𝘯𝘰𝘵 𝘨𝘰𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘰 𝘣𝘦 𝘦𝘢𝘴𝘺, 𝘣𝘶𝘵 𝘪𝘵 𝘸𝘪𝘭𝘭 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘶𝘦 𝘵𝘰 𝘣𝘭𝘦𝘴𝘴 𝘺𝘰𝘶, 𝘦𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘤𝘪𝘢𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘪𝘯 𝘺𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘰𝘭𝘥 𝘢𝘨𝘦.’