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James Earl Jones

We know him at the booming voice of Mufasa in the Lion King or Star War’s Darth Vader, but James Earl Jones didn’t always speak this way. Born in rural Mississipi in 1931, he had a rough start on life. His father left the family to become a prizefighter and an actor. His mother left to earn money as a tailor. His grandparents adopted him and they moved to Michigan. The move traumatized him so badly that he developed a […]

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