Ron E. Scott and his television series Blackstone are doing more than making waves; they're causing arguments and debate. The rez drama takes on the big issues facing many reserves: violence, substance abuse and corruption; all things that many Aboriginal folks feel shouldn't be brought out into the open, never mind made into a TV show.
But the Gemini Award winning show is hugely popular. Pictured above is Gemini Award winning actress Michelle Thrush along with her Gemini-nominated co-star Carmen Moore.
Don Kelly speaks with Ron E. Scott, Thrush and actor Eric Shweig in this episode of Trailbreakers.
This is Michelle Thrush's appearance on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight