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  • Nicole Beharie to Play Jackie Robinson’s Wife in ‘42’

    Feb 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Actress Nicole Beharie has been added to the cast of “42,” the Legendary Pictures/Warner Bros biopic of baseball’s first black player, Jackie Robinson. Beharie will play the role of Rachel Isum, who married Jackie in 1946 – a year before he broke baseball’s color barrier. Last year the actress starred in Fox Searchlight’s “Shame” with […]