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The Hilarious One-Woman Show That Sparked Whoopi Goldberg's Career

When Whoopi Goldberg tried to start a career in acting, she says, there weren't many roles for young women of color. To show what she was capable of, Whoopi wrote The Spook Show, her own one-woman show. In it, she portrays a variety of characters, including a hilarious Valley girl. Watch her imitation that went on to attract the attention of everyone from Bette Midler to Steven Spielberg.

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