Angela Bassett Speaks Out Tavis Smiley speaks with regular commentator Michael Eric Dyson about comments made by Angela Bassett on why she turned down a role in Monster's Ball. Dyson says that Bassett's comments are a reflection of wider issues in Hollywood, such as access to quality roles for African-American women.
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Angela Bassett Speaks Out

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Angela Bassett Speaks Out

Angela Bassett Speaks Out

Angela Bassett Speaks Out

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Tavis Smiley speaks with regular commentator Michael Eric Dyson about comments made by Angela Bassett on why she turned down a role in Monster's Ball. Dyson says that Bassett's comments are a reflection of wider issues in Hollywood, such as access to quality roles for African-American women.