Morgan Freeman on the Trials of Race in Hollywood

Morgan Freeman discusses the pitfalls for black actors.
7:52 | 10/21/11

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-- -- Well to Begin with -- -- smooth -- Whitfield. But how would -- keep the -- -- Means nothing there it's nothing to attach it. It's preposterous anyway trying to put -- -- fish. And about his right man with -- even for. Morgan Freeman welcome to this show it's an honor to have you here is truly isn't supposed to be -- area. I don't know if he'll be bothered by this question but I hear -- latest movie that fell in love with ghost. Well yes you have -- really -- really hard to. These. So. And we should tell them creatures is what we -- -- up. I'm assailant spent time in -- You know. And agrees with about. Alliance but -- antsy with them. And -- this would everybody. Only we only wild. -- In the only one -- the test now. To be kept people call and say yes I was approached by something else. Just about -- wrote mine. Well off but all but it's not gonna work are seeing with your voice I tend to believe everything except that when you said how would new line of that -- -- one thing you could -- could be just the blatant. -- we would all hearsay. That's right the dolphins but other sailors will cut -- -- do come to play. Come into play when the there's an open. A couple ran. His former long they arrived about wave fan. And they made aloft and Jill and abort and on and come back. It was a cool. A what -- Everybody a little bit about what -- -- tale is because it's a true story in a way it's based on an absolute truth story we work with the real. Dolphin -- the star. The story. Her name with winter. But she was caught in a crap that. I it was -- -- from -- box where my traps with ropes and and in. August in attempt advocate -- you should just. Tighten things on her body and she suffered damage her. Field. They rescued -- it took it to -- -- hospital apparently a lot of our. And over time. If she. Developed. Got game when it may have to amputate it -- Then after. While home in. Recuperating she. What. -- time that Dalton fired not you -- And so concerned about that well if you -- do damage to her in her. And this Doctor Who was. Really. Very clever. And better this time the got into -- -- And He created the pale floor that it failed war which -- uses. Not 24 hours -- days ago where -- -- -- twelve the but it's prepared for. And that doctor. That in and there you do with play by me with bullied by his death or to the -- -- -- -- Delicate thing we've done for me -- work and campaign. Should be excited but. -- You took the wrong to an -- not -- In this day and you got them. I'm Steve he'd create some Contra you know won the Oscar for best picture it was controversy some people in the African American community thought well -- -- -- just a little uncle Tom. And then you also did an interview with Mike Wallace in which He said -- you why don't you like black history right. And your answer was. And with airline and its history. If I'm to OK if there was -- -- now that you. My hands them. Why would black -- be relegated to a month why black history -- -- So now -- part at all how do you feel about it right now. I don't feel any different than -- -- when I don't wanna be I just don't like -- being singled. Him. He's one of America's finest black acts. -- -- And Q&A box over here He you can be part -- area. So you political. I don't know. If that happens with. Who -- kind of protection. -- can be because that you know look at what's happening at home I am looking at me all the looking it's it's true. But you know -- before -- sale I think you also. Yeah. What would Morgan Freeman be doing and in and He has off. Nowadays it's not much. Had a car. I really feel that He had practiced to have the actor -- gloat because the -- still don't -- And if you don't move well. And bet he's we've -- keep it from sale of some of the boat picked 21 -- one vote. And and slaughter horses. And ride. Every day part of my exercise. A couple of points so what's the prognosis now. Well the prognosis that we don't know. We we think that. You you're gonna get it -- back but the hard part it is. So if you paralyzed from mayor. And stretched mayor. Pick a long long long. -- -- -- -- Give yourself a little over three years but that -- in the meanwhile in moving them. It goes away. So now once you've -- it -- you haven't muffled -- do you gotta work on Mac. -- I -- therapy going. Just try to give blood flow. The achievement. -- Do -- song. One to about this report. You can -- -- But any song -- -- -- -- doesn't have to be the theme god. -- life in. Ireland Garrett -- -- in the -- to me. So people in my. Back to really -- part of me. He. Game. I don't love that Morgan Freeman I can't thank you this is so cute.

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