Actor Wanted to Portray First African American Fighter Pilot – Press Release

Jul. 12, 2018 / PRZen / PHILADELPHIA — Ebony Doughboys is seeking an African-American male actor for a one-man performance.

Company: Ebony Doughboys is America’s only non-profit organization dedicated to highlighting the African American World War One servicemen’s story. Our mission is to honor and educate. (

Production Description: Bullard: Fighting Under a Foreign Flag

Bullard was born in Columbus, Georgia in 1895, left home at the age of 12, arrived in Scotland at 15; he unloaded ships, took-up boxing and performed on stage. He was in France when war broke out in August 1914; he joined the French Foreign Legion that October. It was after injury as a foot soldier that he joined the French Air Service and entered into aerial combat as the first African American fighter…

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