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  1. 'Orange Is the New Black's' Lorraine Toussaint Set for 'Chicago Justice' (Exclusive)

    8:00 am 3/21/2016

    The actress will guest-star in the backdoor pilot, reprising a role she originated on 'Law & Order' in 1990. Read more

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  2. Lorraine Toussaint on Playing a Black Maid “I Was Surprised on How Invisible I Had to Be"

    6:41 pm 1/23/2016

    “In my spirit there was a kind of shrinking that had to happen where litterally I could be in the room, but no one would see me. That was a survival mechanism I think for people of color then. I didn’t know that in my body. That was surprising.”Read more

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  3. In Her Shoes: A Chat With 'Orange is the New Black's' Lorraine Toussaint

    3:36 pm 12/2/2015

    "I no longer want to sacrifice comfort for fashion, but I am always in search of both," says the actress.Read more

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  4. 'Rosewood' Star Lorraine Toussaint Is Totally Cool Playing Morris Chestnut's Mom

    3:31 pm 8/6/2015

    "Black don't crack," the actress offers, trying to explain their nine-year age difference.Read more

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  5. 'Selma': Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo List Film's Lessons for Protesters

    5:00 am 12/15/2014

    Director Ava DuVernay and the cast wore "I Can't Breathe" tees after the film's U.S. premiere in NYC: "Don't let Christmas turkey make us take our focus off what needs to be done — this battle isn't going to be won quickly"Read more

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  6. 'Girls on Orange' Podcast With 'Orange Is the New Black's' Lorraine Toussaint

    2:25 pm 6/17/2014

    The actress who plays the villainous Vee in the second season of Netflix's hit show spoke with #pretapodcasts about wrestling with co-star Kate Mulgrew's Red in the rain, last-minute Jenji Kohan notes and *spoiler alert* interpreting the ending.Read more

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