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18th Feb '16 7:34:14 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* ''Series/DoctorWho'':
** The most iconic Caucasian example of this trope could very well be Creator/TomBaker's [[http://bandbent.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/tombaker_76.jpg Fourth Doctor]].
** [[http://www.blastr.com/sites/blastr/files/river_song_letter.png River Song]] (portrayed by Creator/AlexKingston) is a particularly ironic case, as [[TheNthDoctor she spent her adolescence as a]] SassyBlackWoman, but she only got the iconic 'fro after transforming into an older-looking Caucasian woman.
** One actual Black example of this trope is Danny Pink's IdenticalGrandson [[http://img4.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20140914220451/tardis/images/e/eb/Doctor-Who-S08Ep04-Listen-Orson-Pink%282%29.JPG Orson]] (portrayed by [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1556238/ Samuel Anderson]], who also played Danny).

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* ''Series/DoctorWho'':
**
The most iconic Caucasian example of this trope could very well be Creator/TomBaker's the [[http://bandbent.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/tombaker_76.jpg Fourth Doctor]].
** [[http://www.blastr.com/sites/blastr/files/river_song_letter.png River Song]] (portrayed by Creator/AlexKingston) is a particularly ironic case, as [[TheNthDoctor she spent her adolescence as a]] SassyBlackWoman, but she only got the iconic 'fro
Doctor]] on ''Series/DoctorWho''. (Also, about forty years after transforming into an older-looking Caucasian woman.
** One actual Black example of this trope is
Creator/TomBaker's debut as the Fourth Doctor, Danny Pink's IdenticalGrandson [[http://img4.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20140914220451/tardis/images/e/eb/Doctor-Who-S08Ep04-Listen-Orson-Pink%282%29.JPG Orson]] (portrayed by [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1556238/ Samuel Anderson]], who also played Danny).made an appearance with a pretty cool greying 'fro.)
9th Jan '16 5:24:52 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Congo Elandon, Raúl Castillo, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.

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* Congo Elandon, Ernie Ladd, Raúl Castillo, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, Louis Lyndon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.


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* Mr. Niebla either cut out the top of his mask for one or had an afro wig integrated into his mask during his 2009 run with Peste Negra.
22nd Nov '15 12:32:44 PM Morgenthaler
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->''"You mess with the 'fro? [[PreAsskickingOneLiner You got to go.]]"''

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->''"You mess with the 'fro? [[PreAsskickingOneLiner You got to go.]]"''"''
29th Sep '15 10:17:55 AM WillBGood
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* Williams in ''Film/EnterTheDragon'' (played by Jim Kelly) is probably the UrExample of this trope.

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* Williams in ''Film/EnterTheDragon'' (played by Jim Kelly) is probably the UrExample of this trope.and TropeCodifier.



* Samuel L. Jackson's character in ''Film/PulpFiction'', though technically his hairstyle is a Jheri curl.
** It was an afro in the script. Apparently they tried dozens of afro wigs and couldn't find anything they liked. They tried the Jheri curl last, almost as a joke, and decided it was perfect. Which makes this, when you think about it, a subversion.

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* Samuel L. Jackson's character in ''Film/PulpFiction'', though technically his hairstyle is subverts this with a Jheri curl.
** It was an afro in the script.
curl. Apparently they tried dozens of afro wigs and couldn't find anything they liked. They tried the Jheri curl last, almost as a joke, and decided it was perfect. Which makes this, when you think about it, a subversion.
12th Sep '15 11:28:37 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Princess Jana sometimes had a mix of braids and a pulled back afro.
15th Aug '15 10:29:25 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Congo Elandon, Raúl Castillo Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.

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* Congo Elandon, Raúl Castillo Castillo, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.
15th Aug '15 10:28:45 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Congo Elandon, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.

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* Congo Elandon, Raúl Castillo Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.well.
* Wrestling/PamperoFirpo wrestled with a mix between an afro and WildHair.
25th Jul '15 7:14:35 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Congo Elandon, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Jay Lethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.

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* Congo Elandon, Wrestling/AndreTheGiant, Mohammed Yone, Wrestling/CarlitoColon, [[Wrestling/PrimeTimePlayers Darren Young]], The Human Tornado, Orlando Jordan, D-Ray 3000, Ernie Ladd, [[Wrestling/{{GLOW}} Big Bad Mama, Mountain Fiji]], The Wrestling/JunkyardDog, Jay Lethal, Wrestling/JayLethal, [[Wrestling/XavierWoods Consequences Creed]], Kyoko Kimura, [[Wrestling/{{HUSTLE}} HUSTLE Kamen Green]], Marti Belle, Sugar Dunkerton, Wrestling/{{Meng}}, Grizzled Youth, Sabian and The {{Wild Samoan}}s were known for having these while they wrestled. Wrestling/AliciaFox occasionally wrestled with an afro as well.
30th Jun '15 4:36:22 AM rafi
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* The title character of ''Manga/BoboboboBobobo''.

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* The title character of ''Manga/BoboboboBobobo''. To the point that his afro will sometimes be part of his attack.
7th Jun '15 12:40:48 AM Hylarn
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* [[spoiler: Donna]] from ''WesternAnimation/TheClevelandShow'' as the superhero Hot Cocoa Bang Bang. Despite only having played the role in a movie, she actually has the moves.



* [[spoiler: Donna]] from ''WesternAnimation/TheClevelandShow'' as the superhero Hot Cocoa Bang Bang. Despite only having played the role in a movie, she actually has the moves.
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