I did a movie. Beale and Mr. Playing Cookie gave Henson a notoriety that she has always deserved throughout her career because, as Daniels rightfully pointed out, "[Henson] was underappreciated by white America and Hollywood, while African Americans heralded her as our Meryl Streep.
And also a contingency issue exists.
These are the cards that God dealt me, and for whatever reasons, he felt like he knew I could handle it — God is never going to give you more than you can handle. But look, you have to take the good with the bad.
I talk to someone. How do you deal with that? Let me tell you a secret. I was in Bed, Bath and Beyond and this guy followed me around the store the entire time, so that ended that.