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6 Questions with “Orange is the New Black” Star Michelle Hurst

6 Questions with “Orange is the New Black” Star Michelle Hurst

With an impressive career in TV, film and theater, Michelle Hurst has played everything from lawyers and judges to an incensed mom. But it’s her role as Miss Claudette Pelage on Orange is the New Black that we wanted to learn more about. Here’s what Michelle had to say about her fear of being thrown in jail, her miraculous recovery after a horrible car accident and whether her friends get nervous when she’s holding a knife.