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S2021 | 01/29/21
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S2021 | 01/29/21

Trailblazing actress Cicely Tyson dies at age 96

In a remarkable career that spanned seven decades, Cicely Tyson worked on stage and screen to shatter stereotypes by portraying strong Black women. The iconic actress has died at age 96. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports.

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