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The founder of of Radio and TV One, Cathy Hughes is one of the top Black women in media. So it’s fair to say she’s seen a lot of the of the best of what entertainment and culture has to offer. If she’s taking the time out of her busy schedule to promote something that’s not even on her network, it must be pretty superb. On a new TV One special, Hughes talks to the cast of the Broadway show, “The Trip to Bountiful” for which legendary actress Cicely Tyson won a Tony Award this year. “TV One Takes The Trip to Bountiful with Cathy Hughes” airs on Thursday, July 25 at 8 and 11 p.m.

“My mother used to rave about having seen Paul Robeson on Broadway. I’m raving about seeing Cicely Tyson on Broadway,” Hughes told The Tom Joyner Morning Show. “It is unbelievable that one human being, particularly a human being playing fourth quarter ball in her life could do eight performances a week – the only member of the cast who has missed not one performance. And it’s an animated performance – she sings, she moves, she grabs people.

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