American Masters

Go behind the scenes with John Singleton

Clip: 02/21/2017 | 1m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

John Singleton shares why he believes Dr. Angelou's story is so important in this behind-the-scenes footage from "American Masters - Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise."

Aired: 02/21/17

Rating: NR

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