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In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, actor Bambadjan Bamba came out as an undocumented immigrant. Bamba, who has a recurring role in The Good Place as the best friend of Chidi (William Jackson Harper), came to the United States as a child from Côte d’Ivoire in the mid ’90s. At the time, his family was seeking asylum from the political upheaval in their home country. Bamba told the Times that he did not know about his undocumented immigration status until he was almost an adult. “It wasn’t until I started applying for college that I realized that I couldn’t get financial aid,” Bamba said. “I had to have a conversation with my parents, and they’re like, ‘Oh yeah …
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