08/06/2014 11:13 am ET Updated Aug 06, 2014

Confessions: Norm Lewis On Phantom, Racism And Kissing Kerry Washington

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On the heels of Tony Award nominated theater veteran Norm Lewis making history as Broadway's first African American to play the title role of The Phantom of The Opera, veteran entertainment journalist Karu F. Daniels catches up with the Florida native to talk about being called The N-Word, his guiltiest pleasures, his toughest role and getting up, close and personal with Kerry Washington.

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