Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker

    An African American washerwoman rises from poverty to build a beauty empire and become the first female self-made millionaire. Based on a true story.
    Starring:Octavia Spencer, Tiffany Haddish, Carmen Ejogo
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    Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker


    Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker

    Limited Series
    Watch The Fight of the Century. Episode 1 of Season 1.

    Aspiring to be more than a washerwoman, Sarah grows determined to sell Addie's hair product. But when she's cruelly rebuffed, the gloves come off.

    Watch Bootstraps. Episode 2 of Season 1.

    Sarah's dream of opening a factory hinges on securing the support of local Black businessmen — and an endorsement from the famous Booker T. Washington.

    Watch The Walker Girl. Episode 3 of Season 1.

    Sarah's ambitious plans for expanding her empire take her to New York — and lead to betrayals personal and professional that threaten all she's built.

    Watch A Credit to the Race. Episode 4 of Season 1.

    The combined blows of a health scare, worker issues and a tragedy that hits close to home push Sarah to take decisive action about her life and legacy.

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    Feel-Good, Inspiring, Emotional
    Octavia SpencerTiffany HaddishCarmen EjogoBlair UnderwoodGarrett MorrisKevin Carroll

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