The two-time Tony Award winner plays a witch in the chilling FX series.
The stars of the Lifetime's new TV movie talk with ESSENCE.com about the film's importance.
The forthcoming Lifetime movie Betty & Coretta chronicles the relationship between Dr. Betty Shabazz (played by Angela Bassett) and Coretta Scott King (played by Mary J. Blige) as they attempt to support each other following their husbands' tragic assassinations. Here's a first look at the Lifetime original film premiering this Saturday, Feb. 2 at 8 p.m.
The Lifetime movie airs February 2013.