I’ve been watching the 30 Rock seasons on Netflix back to back, and it wasn’t until the beginning of the third season that I realized that Tracy Jordan might actually be based on the real Tracy Morgan. Last night on NPR’s Fresh Air, Terry Gross interviewed Tracy Morgan evoking emotion and complexity from the new author. Morgan talked about growing up in Ghetto America, his time on SNL and his current project 30 Rock. It was quite an impressive interview. To hear it and find out more on Morgan’s new book, “I Am the New Black”, read more on npr.
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