Screenshot courtesy of NPR | Tracee Ellis Ross, shown here in Los Angeles in June 2022, plays a doctor in American Fiction. The film is up for five Academy Awards, including best picture. Amy Sussman/Getty Images
If the part isn’t right, Tracee Ellis Ross says ‘turn it into what you want it to be’
When it comes to Black women, Hollywood is “limited in its thinking” Ross says — so here’s how she makes her roles her own.
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