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Whoopi Goldberg wins Oscar

Title
Whoopi Goldberg wins Oscar
Genre
News report; Vox pop
TX Date
27 Mar 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:02:04
Description
Paul Woodley reports on actress Whoopi Goldberg winning the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Ghost, becoming the first black woman to win an Oscar and on her rags to riches story. Includes Whoopi Goldberg’s acceptance speech; reaction form residents of her childhood neighborhood in New York.
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Whoopi Goldberg
Keywords
USA; Actors; Awards; New York; Oscars; Whoopi Goldberg

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