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Mahalia Jackson, is revered as one of the greatest musical figures in U.S. history. She became an international figure for music lovers from a variety of backgrounds, and was also an active supporter of the Civil Rights Movement. She sang at the March on Washington at the request of her friend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1963, performing “I Been ‘Buked and I Been Scorned.”

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Mahalia Jackson, is revered as one of the greatest musical figures in U.S. history. She became an international figure for music lovers from a variety of backgrounds, and was also an active supporter of the Civil Rights Movement. She sang at the March on Washington at the request of her friend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1963, performing “I Been ‘Buked and I Been Scorned.”

    • EPISODE 1

    Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia

    Danielle Brooks stars in this Robin Roberts produced Lifetime biopic as the gospel legend and civil rights trailblazer. Mahalia sang at numerous rallies, including the March on Washington in 1963 alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in hopes that her music would encourage and inspire racial equality. Jason Dirden co-stars as Russell Roberts, the dashing, music-loving Reverend who falls for Mahalia when they first meet in the late 1940s. Also stars Joaquina Kalukango, Olivia Washington, and Rob Demery. (2021)

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 46 Minutes

    Danielle Brooks stars in this Robin Roberts produced Lifetime biopic as the gospel legend and civil rights trailblazer. Mahalia sang at numerous rallies, including the March on Washington in 1963 alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in hopes that her music would encourage and inspire racial equality. Jason Dirden co-stars as Russell Roberts, the dashing, music-loving Reverend who falls for Mahalia when they first meet in the late 1940s. Also stars Joaquina Kalukango, Olivia Washington, and Rob Demery. (2021)

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 46 Minutes
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