Holly Robinson Peete and Husband Rodney Open Up About Raising a Child with Autism
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Holly Robinson Peete and her husband, former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete, recently revealed on an upcoming episode of Oprah: Where Are They Now?, that having a child with autism has brought their family closer and “taught everybody patience.” Black Love: Holly Robinson Peete and Rodney Peete With the Peete’s set to debut their new show, For Peete’s Sake, which focuses on the couple’s children becoming adults, you’ll get to see their son RJ coming into his own. “You get to see through RJ’s journey, something I’ve never seen, which is just him finding his way into the world.” Holly Robinson Peete Explains Why She and Her Hubby Have a ‘Shaggin’ Wagon’ Rodney adds, “He’s taught everybody tolerance. I think he’s taught everybody love and respect, and that’s what every one of our kids has.” 21 Super-Sized Celeb Families To Make Your Heart Smile For Peete’s Sake premieres March 19, but you can catch Oprah: Where Are They Now? Saturdays at 10p.m. WANT MORE FROM ESSENCE? Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news.

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