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Academy Awardツョ winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America's first female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground written by Walker's great-great-granddaughter A'Lelia Bundles, the series, SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER brings the uplifting story of this cultural icon to the screen for the first time. Against all odds, Walker overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionized black haircare, as she simultaneously fought for social change.

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Description

Academy Awardツョ winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America's first female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground written by Walker's great-great-granddaughter A'Lelia Bundles, the series, SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER brings the uplifting story of this cultural icon to the screen for the first time. Against all odds, Walker overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionized black haircare, as she simultaneously fought for social change.

    • EPISODE 1

    The Fight of the Century

    Aspiring to be more than a washerwoman, Sarah grows determined to sell Addie's hair product. But when she's cruelly rebuffed, the gloves come off.

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    • 45 Minutes

    Aspiring to be more than a washerwoman, Sarah grows determined to sell Addie's hair product. But when she's cruelly rebuffed, the gloves come off.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Bootstraps

    Sarah's dream of opening a factory hinges on securing the support of local Black businessmen — and an endorsement from the famous Booker T. Washington.

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    • 48 Minutes

    Sarah's dream of opening a factory hinges on securing the support of local Black businessmen — and an endorsement from the famous Booker T. Washington.

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    • 48 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    The Walker Girl

    Sarah's ambitious plans for expanding her empire take her to New York - and lead to betrayals personal and professional that threaten all she's built.

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    • 48 Minutes

    Sarah's ambitious plans for expanding her empire take her to New York - and lead to betrayals personal and professional that threaten all she's built.

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    • 48 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    A Credit to the Race

    The combined blows of a health scare, worker issues and a tragedy that hits close to home push Sarah to take decisive action about her life and legacy.

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    • 44 Minutes

    The combined blows of a health scare, worker issues and a tragedy that hits close to home push Sarah to take decisive action about her life and legacy.

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    • 44 Minutes
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