Naturi Naughton Hints Lil Kim’s Beef Is Over Skin Color [VIDEO]

Naturi Naughton, Lil Kim

Naturi Naughton, Lil Kim


Does rapper Lil Kim’s alleged beef with actress Naturi Naughton have anything to do with her complexion? During a recent interview on “The Preachers”, Naturi alluded to the fact that Kim took issue with her playing the rapper on the 2009 biopic, “Notorious.”

Naturi as Lil Kim

Naturi as Lil Kim

One of the hosts asks Naturi:

There were rumors that Lil Kim felt like you were a little too brown, too dark, to play her. What do you think about this whole skin debate in Hollywood?

Naturi said,


Some people can’t handle the chocolate, honey….colorism, it’s a real thing, it’s unfortunate. Especially being an actress, I’m not gonna deny it and it’s real. And it hurts when it has affect me.

She continued:

I was honored, and proud, and hoped that people enjoyed my of Lil Kim and that’s all I wanted to do.

See her comments below.

Lil Kim has yet to comment.

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Authored by: TJB Writer