The two-time Oscar® winner, one-time Sexiest Man Alive, and second-time director opens up about his close-call adolescence, his close-knit family, falling into acting, falling in love with directing, and (after his mother finally stepped in to negotiate the deal) making a movie—The Great Debaters
—so powerful it cost Oprah three tissues and totally wrecked her eye makeup. Listen In
Printed from Oprah.com on Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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