Tonya Lee Williams: "Maria Wants To Get That Black Storyline Up and Pumping Again"

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Well roll my neck and call me "Sassy!"

The Young and the Restless'

Tonya Lee Williams

spoke with the blog

TV Watercooler

regarding her upcoming projects, and the subject of her soap stomping grounds came up. The actress was asked about the lack of diversity Y&R has these days. 

That’s great because fans have been worried. Your film festival celebrates diversity whereas Y&R isn’t so diverse anymore.

No. And you know, [head writer Maria Bell], addressed it with me. She said “I want to get that black storyline up and pumping again."

To hear what Williams says the late Bill Bell's archetype for Malcolm was and more click here.

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