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"Gridlock'd" Director Vondie Curtis Hall

Actor Vondie Curtis Hall was raised in Detroit. He plays a doctor on the TV series "Chicago Hope" and has had roles in the movies "Broken Arrow," "Passion Fish," and "Romeo and Juliet." His latest project is the writing and directing of the new film "Gridlock'd," a comedy about the troubles two men encounter when they make a pact to overcome their heroin addictions, starring Tim Roth and Tupak Shakur.

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Other segments from the episode on February 3, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 3, 1997: Interview with Vondie Curtis Hall; Interview with Helena Bonham Carter; Commentary on standard English.

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