American Masters

Remembering Paula Wayne

Clip | 3m 9s

Paula Wayne starred alongside Sammy Davis, Jr., in the groundbreaking Broadway musical “Golden Boy” about a black boxer who falls for his manager's white girlfriend – they shared the first interracial kiss on a Broadway stage.

Aired: 11/12/18

Rating: NR

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