A Conversation With Leslie Odom Jr.


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Before he took his shot, Leslie Odom, Jr., almost quit acting altogether. That of course was before the Tony Award and the Grammy Award for playing Aaron Burr in “Hamilton” and becoming a bestselling author of “Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher, and Never Stop Learning.” He joins host Krys Boyd to talk about his extraordinary career – and his philosophy that mistakes lead to breakthroughs.

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