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My Journey: ‘The Watsons Go to Birmingham’s’ Anika Noni Rose

Anika Noni Rose made history by becoming the first African-American Disney princess, Tiana, in “The Princess and the Frog.” Now, she takes a look back at a real-life moment in American history and helps to celebrate the 50th anniversary of events in the Civil Rights movement with her starring role as Wilona Watson in the Hallmark Channel’s “The Watsons Go to Birmingham.”