Actress Carmen Ejogo takes part in a panel discussion of ABC's new series "Zero Hour" during the 2013 Winter Press Tour for the Television Critics Association in Pasadena, California in this January 10, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas/Files
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It's rare for an actress to play the same character twice but Carmen Ejogo, who played Coretta Scott King in the HBO movie "Boycott", portrays her again in the 1960s civil rights era movie "Selma", to be released in U.S. theaters nationwide on Friday.Q: It's hard to believe there was no Coretta because the relationship between her and Martin is so central to this movie.There was no Coretta in the original script.Q: You played Coretta Scott King in a 2001 HBO movie about the 1955 bus boycotts. A: Coretta was a completely different woman by 1965 .
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