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Monday, May 10, 2021: John Legend, Tracey Deer and more

Today on Q: singer-songwriter John Legend, director Tracey Deer, actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, actor Alan Alda.

Today on Q: John Legend, Tracey Deer, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, Alan Alda

Singer-songwriter John Legend, director Tracey Deer, actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, actor Alan Alda. (John Sciulli/Getty Images, Dory Chamoun, Amy Sussman/Getty Images, Melody Lau/CBC)

Today on Q, with host Tom Power:

  • EGOT winner John Legend discusses how George Floyd's murder is spurring change, and why celebrities need to inform themselves before speaking out.

  • Director Tracey Deer talks about her powerful debut film Beans — a coming-of-age story based on her own childhood experience of the 1990 Oka Crisis.

  • Actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, the Canadian star of Mindy Kaling's Never Have I Ever, shares how she beat out more than 15,000 others for the lead role of Devi.

  • Actor Alan Alda talks about delving into his fascination with science and communication in his book, If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on my Face?

WATCH | Tracey Deer's full interview with Tom Power:

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