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National Book Award-Winning 'The Good Lord Bird' Comes To Television

Joshua Caleb Johnson as Onion in in "The Good Lord Bird." (William Gray/Showtime)
Joshua Caleb Johnson as Onion in in "The Good Lord Bird." (William Gray/Showtime)

The Showtime adaptation of James McBride‘s National Book Award-winning novel “The Good Lord Bird” begins Sunday. Robin Young speaks with McBride and star Joshua Caleb Johnson.

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