From Fatherhood to Hollywood with Omar Epps

Movie and television star Omar Epps grew up fatherless in the crime-ridden Brooklyn of the 70s and 80s. Haunted by the memories of his own fatherless upbringing, he decided to be the best father he could to his children, each and every day. In this week’s Strayer Story, Omar explains how the lessons of his childhood play out in his choices – sometimes consciously, sometimes without him even realizing it. His every move as a parent offers a window into how you can use the skills you’re learning in this course to make the right decisions for your own future.