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Actor James McDaniel on Race and Television

The Emmy-nominated, African American actor is known as Lieutenant Arthur Fancy on NYPD Blue, the Emmy Award-winning police drama. He has appeared in numerous television, film and theater productions, including the films "Strictly Business" and"Malcolm X," and the shows "Kate and Allie," "Hill Street Blues," and "L.A. Law," and "Civil Wars."


Other segments from the episode on December 10, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 10, 1996: Interview with James McDaniel; Review of the artist formerly known as Prince's album "Emancipation."


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