When Halle Berry became the first Black woman to win an Oscar for "Monster's Ball," her producer Lee Daniels was not actually at the awards ceremony to share in the celebration. In a new interview with MSNBC's Ari Melber, Daniels opens up about that night, tearfully recounting his personal and professional struggles and why he didn't originally think he deserved the acclaim. This excerpt is from an exclusive interview Daniels did for the latest episode of Mavericks with Ari Melber.
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