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Roosevelt Grier in Free to Be ... You and Me

Free to Be ... You and Me

1974 NR

Actress Marlo Thomas serves as host for this Emmy-winning children's TV special (produced and broadcast in 1974) that features uplifting sketches and songs that urge young and old to welcome diversity and embrace individualism. Guest performers include Alan Alda, Cicely Tyson, Tom Smothers and Harry Belafonte, while Roberta Flack, Michael Jackson, Rita Coolidge and Kris Kristofferson help supply the tunes.

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