Actress takes a second turn, with new inspiration, at playing Mrs. King

January 9, 2015 5:28 PM

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Carmen Ejogo has twice walked many (movie) miles in Coretta Scott King's stylish shoes. But the initial time she portrayed the first lady of civil rights she had not met her beforehand.

That was when she starred opposite Jeffrey Wright in HBO's 2001 movie "Boycott," later honored with a Peabody Award.

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