Walker’s Legacy is excited to announce the national premier of the new, heavily anticipated Netflix Series “Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker” premiering today, March 20th. In addition to our celebration of the premiere, Walker’s Legacy will host a 15-city national viewing party for the community to enjoy!
Our 15 City Directors are located in Atlanta, GA, Austin, TX, Baton Rouge, LA, Charlotte, NC, Chicago, IL, Detroit, MI, Durham, NC, Greenville, SC, Jacksonville, FL, Los Angeles, CA, New York City, NY, Newark, NJ, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ, and Washington DC.
Find your city and register on our event calendar HERE.
This new American drama depicts the story and life of Madam C.J. Walker, for whom our organization was named in honor of. Madam C.J. Walker was an African American washerwoman who emerged from poverty to build a beauty empire and became the first female, self-made millionaire. Based on a true story, this series features Oscar winning actress Octavia Spencer, Tiffany Haddish, and Carmen Ejogo.
How To Join Our Netflix Viewing Party
Step 1: Open Google Chrome and enter “Netflix Party” in the search or click here to jump directly to the site. Install the Netflix Party extension by adding it to your Chrome.
Please note: Netflix Party is only available on Google Chrome browsers on desktop or laptop computers. Download Chrome for free if you don’t have it installed already.
Step 2: Click on the URL sent to you by your City Director which will launch to the Netflix website and prompt you to sign into your account. Netflix offers a 30-day free trial with anytime cancelations. Click on the “NP” icon located to the right of the address bar, and you should automatically join the party!
Step 3: Enjoy the Party! The show will be synced with everyone in the party and you can chat with participants while viewing. When someone pauses the show, it’s paused for everyone.
Join the After Party!
The National Viewing Party will be followed by a Talk Back at 9PM EST, 8PM CST, and 6PM PMT with Walker’s Legacy Founder and CEO, Natalie Madeira Cofield moderated by Gaybrielle LeAnn Gant, Director of Communities and Events. Join the live Zoom chat this evening at 9PM EST: https://zoom.us/s/184767429
For any issues with joining our national viewing party, please contact your City Director or email firstname.lastname@example.org.