The reason Chicago Hope and Law & Order: SVU star Woodard is an actress today? Her grandmother, Leola, who asked one of her 35 grandchildren to sing a solo in the church choir. Charlayne, then just 12 years old, leapt at the chance to impress, and that fateful performance ended up deciding her career and ultimate life’s path. Not too shabby for a Sunday afternoon.
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