The actress said the award nod would've given The Clark sisters the "shine" they deserve.
In an Emmy contenders conversation, the actress says it boils down to who gets to the tell the story.
Fans have been wondering if "The Clark Sisters" brought Denise back into the fold, but her niece Kierra revealed that a reunion hasn't “been the smoothest event or experience.”
Kierra "Kiki" Sheard found a confidence she needed in rising to meet the challenge of starring in The Clark Sisters Lifetime Movie.
The iconic group completely transformed the contemporary soundscape of gospel music.
The Gospel singer also sheds light on what happened to her grandfather, Rev. Clark.
In 'The Clark Sisters,' Kierra Sheard Portrays The Moment Her Mother Karen Clark Sheard Almost Lost Her Life
"I don't want my mom to relive that because I was reliving it and I was crying my eyes out," she tells ESSENCE.
The sisters are being portrayed by some of the brightest talents in Black hollywood.
Kierra Sheard is among the cast members, while 2019 ESSENCE Fest headliners Missy Elliott & Mary J. Blige are among the producers.