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'Orange Is the New Black' star Uzo Aduba runs Boston Marathon

April 21, 2015 4:01 PM
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Orange Is the New Black star Uzo Aduba made her home state proud as she finished the Boston Marathon on Monday in just over five hours. The Medfield, Massachusetts native and Boston University graduate wanted to make her athletic experience count beyond the court, so she ran for a cause close to her heart: cancer awareness.

Part of the Dana Farber Marathon Challenge 2105 team, the 33-year-old posted an Instagram photo of her racing shirt marked with the name of her friend, Andrea Trasher, who died of breast cancer in October. “Lets git it. #DFMC #WhyIRun #BostonMarathon #bostonstrong cc@danafarber,” she captioned the p...

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