Louis Gossett Jr: "An Actor and a Gentleman"
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The Emmy and Academy Award-winning actor recounts the trials and tribulations he faced as an African-American on Broadway and in Hollywood.
Actor on Broadway and in Hollywood for over 50 years. He has won an Emmy for his role in the television series "Roots" and a best supporting actor Oscar for his role in "An Officer and a Gentleman."