Cast of ‘Jumping the Broom’ Take a Promo Tour of HBCUs

To promote the new film Jumping the Broom, the film’s stars Paula Patton and Laz Alonso paid a visit to his alma mater, Howard University. The visit was part of an HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) tour that included stops at Florida A&M University, North Carolina A&T State University, and Clark-Atlanta University. Other members of the cast, Meagan Good and Pooch Hall, also joined the promo tour.

Following a screening of the film at Howard, the actors hosted a meet and greet with members of the school press and others. The film opens nationwide on May 6.

The 135th Street Agency provided PR for the tour.

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