Is there a movie that Jenifer Lewis has not been in? Check your DVD collection or your TV guide and I'm sure you will see her name come up more than it doesn't. This veteran actress is a treasured legend, especially to Black Hollywood. She is so good that she makes you love and hate her at the same time depending on what role she's playing. Who didn't love her in 'Jackie's Back'? And who didn't hate her in, 'What's Love Got To Do With It' starring Angela Bassett or 'Not Easily Broken' starring Taraji P. Henson.
I had the distinct honor to sit down with Jenifer Lewis in the backyard of her Hollywood mansion. If you liked Jenifer Lewis before, be prepared to fall in love with her after this interview. Her honesty, words of wisdom, and humor, are what you will immediately feel after watching this interview. Watch my interview with the original Dreamgirl below. You will walk away inspired.