Why Mo'Nique Said It Was Never A 'Dream' To Win An Oscar

January 18, 2016 7:47 PM

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The Oscar-winning actress on how she viewed the ceremony as a young black girl and why we should value the NAACP Image Awards just as much.

“I understand why people always say, ‘Academy Award-winner,’ because it’s conditioning. And we believe that that Academy Award is the be all to end all -- it’s the greatest award,” Mo’Nique said in the clip above. “For me, it wasn’t the Oscar. For me, it was the Image Award, because as a little girl...

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