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OWN First Look: Alfre Woodard On The Fierce Competition Among Black Actresses

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act June 19, 2013 at 7:53PM

OWN First Look: Alfre Woodard On The Fierce Competition Among Black Actresses
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Here's a short tease from OWN network's broadcast of Oprah Winfrey's hour-long in-depth conversation with 4 black actresses as they each open up about the challenges, criticism and competition they face as black actresses today: Alfre Woodard, Viola Davis, Phylicia Rashad and Gabrielle Union


The episode of Oprah's Next Chapter, will air this Sunday, 9pm, and will be immediately followed by Dark Girls.

A survey question: What do you hope is covered during the hour-long conversation? What would you like to see Oprah and the 4 actresses discuss, even though the episode has already been shot?

Before you reply to that question, watch the below clip in which Woodard talks about handling competition from other black actresses. Maybe it's one of the topics you'd like them to tackle, although it's just a short clip:

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