Did ‘Scandal’ success propel Alfre Woodard into presidential role on ‘State of Affairs’?

March 25, 2014   // 0 Comments

  by Demetria Irwin  -thegrio.com Numerous black actors have played the president of the United States over the years on film and television, including Morgan Freeman, Dennis Haysbert, Richard Pryor and Jamie Foxx. But with a new pilot called State of Affairs, NBC is offering up the first black woman POTUS. Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning actress Alfre Woodward will play President R...

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