Daniele Watts, black ‘Django Unchained’ actress, mistaken for prostitute, By LAPD.Daniele Watts, black ‘Django Unchained’ actress, mistaken for prostitute, handcuffed and detained by police after kissing white husband.
The actress was humiliated for simply showing public affection to her husband after cops mistook her for a prostitute and she refused to show ID. ‘I remembered the countless times my father came home frustrated ... by cops when he had done nothing wrong,’ Watts wrote on Facebook. A black actress who appeared in “Django Unchained” was handcuffed and detained for kissing her white husband - because police allegedly assumed she was a prostitute. Writing on their Facebook pages, Watts and Lucas say they were approached by two officers and the actress was asked for ID.
When Watts refused police handcuffed her before putting her in the back of a police car.She was released after her ID was checked by the officers