Oprah Winfrey passed the baton over to Danielle Brooks.
The Color Purple
Taraji P. Henson initially didn’t answer her phone when Oprah Winfrey called to tell her the good news.
Oprah Winfrey was so desperate to be involved in telling Alice Walker’s story that she accepted the role despite the low salary.
Halle Bailey got chills watching Fantasia Barrino and Taraji P. Henson perform in The Color Purple.
Halle Bailey was excited to work with “legends” such as Taraji P. Henson and Fantasia Barrino on the project.
Taraji P. Henson is “beyond thrilled” with the news.