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To Be Young, Gifted, and Black (1972)

| Biography, Drama | TV Movie
The life and times of Lorraine Hansberry, an African-American writer and political activist, whose semi-autobiographical 1957 play "A Raisin in the Sun" became the first show on Broadway authored by an African-American.

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The life and times of Lorraine Hansberry, an African-American writer and political activist, whose semi-autobiographical 1957 play "A Raisin in the Sun" became the first show on Broadway authored by an African-American.

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First produced for the stage by Harry Belafonte, Chiz Schultz, and Edgar Lansbury. See more »

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