Summer Film Boot Camp Teaches Girls About Jobs in Hollywood

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By Amanda Scurlock Boot camp participants pose with Access Hollywood host Shaun Robinson (Courtesy of LaFaye Baker) Hollywood Stuntwomen LaFaye Baker is hosting a program this summer for girls of color to expose them to diverse jobs in the film industry. Through her non-profit organization, Diamond in the Raw, Baker will host her annual Concept…

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South LA Stunt Pro Sparks Opportunity For Protégés

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La Faye Baker rolls up her cargo pants and slides on her kneepads. She pulls back the sleeves of her hoodie to secure her protective gloves. Without hesitation, she jumps on the hood of a silver SUV. She grabs the bar stretching across the roof and dangles her torso over the windshield. Her combat boots…

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Back To Articles By Eugene S. Robinson Original Article “My jaw broke at the joint on both sides.” It should be noted that California native LaFaye Baker is smiling and laughing when she says this. “I couldn’t close my mouth, my teeth were busted out and just hanging.” The occasion was a motorcycle jump through…

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Los Angeles Sentinel: La Faye Baker – Diamonds in the Raw Sponsored Workshop

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Back To Articles Original Article By Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) The free workshop is designed to empower young women to be successful, productive and highlight their inner beauty. Photo courtesy of Diamond in the Raw Free workshop for teen girls 12-18 designed to empower and educate. “You’re Beautiful Inside & Outside” is one of…

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Martial Arts Entertainment – La Faye Baker – The Stuntwoman Who Makes A Difference

Back To Articles All About Martial Arts Original Article La Faye Baker is a stunt performer and stunt coordinator known for her work on Se7en (1995),Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and Hannibal (2001). She is a probation officer and the Co-Founder of Diamond in the Raw Foundation and puts on the Action Icon Awards show…

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