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Beloved singer and actress Lena Horne, who died May 9, 2010 at age 92, tells the story of her journey to reluctant stardom on American Masters. The special includes clips from signature movies like Stormy Weather and interviews with Ossie Davis, Liz Smith, and other contemporaries.

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