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16th November 2010

Fact: The Color Purple star Akosua Busia is a real-life princess in Ghana.


16th November 2010

Fact: Oprah Winfrey celebrated the 25th anniversary of her hit film The Color Purple on her daytime talk show on Monday (15Nov10) when she staged a cast reunion. The TV titan, who who was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role of Sofia in the film, reunited with Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover and her other castmates on the show.


21st March 2007

Fact: Actress-turned-TV personality ROSIE O'DONNELL had a 45th birthday to remember on US morning show The View today (21MAR07) when producers invited the casts of Les Miserables, THE CHORUS LINE and The Color Purple as part of a Broadway tribute to the A League of Their Own star.


24th November 2005

Fact: <p>Soul queens Patti Labelle and Jill Scott are teaming up to record the duet WHAT ABOUT LOVE for the cast soundtrack of new Broadway musical The Color Purple. </p>


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