Applause, Please! Boris Kodjoe Breaks Down What He's Teaching His Daughter About Standards

Just when you didn’t think you could love Boris Kodjoe any more than you already do, he leaves us swooning once again. The caramel cutie rolled down the ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood red carpet with wife Nicole Ari Parker, and revealed that he wants to use his own marriage as a pinnacle for his daughter’s future relationships.

ESSENCE.COM Mar, 02, 2016
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Morris what does that mean to you. I mean you're a gentleman, you're the father of a daughter, you have a daughter. What does that mean to you? Black girl magic. It means to fortify her spirit and her confidence every single day. She watches her mother. Her mother is her model. How to move around in the world. And I am the model to show her how to love a Black woman. Mm-hm. So that she gets used to that and that would be her standard when she meets somebody. Definitely, definitely. she's never gonna meet anybody though. [LAUGH] Just get your mic back, girl. [BLANK_AUDIO]