Vanessa Bell Calloway on 'HawthoRNe'

From "Coming to America" to "Cold Case," Vanessa Bell Calloway has a serious resume. Since beginning her career in the early 1980s, she's played both the silver and small screens. Now she's portraying Gail Strummer on TNT's hospital drama, "HawthoRNe," which touts Jada Pinkett-Smith as star and producer. Gail is Head Nurse at the hospital Jada's character Christina recently joined, and she's unimpressed with Christina's attempt to organize the hospital which they co-run. As we all know, tense atmospheres makes for great television -- and "HawthoRNe" is just what the doctor ordered. spoke with Vanessa about what we can expect in tonight's season finale, airing at 9pm ET, and on the influx of Black TV shows -- and whether Hollywood still has a color complex...


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