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Sitcom fans know Andre Holland from ABC's "1600 Penn."  Now, Holland's career takes a more serious turn with his role in the new movie, "42" about Jackie Robinson, who broke Major League Baseball's color barrier when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.

Holland plays Wendell Smith, the real-life sportswriter who had a key role in helping Robinson make the team.  Andre Holland joins Steve Edwards and Maria Sansone on Good Day L.A.

"42" opens Friday.

About Andre Holland: Andre is an American actor currently starring in NBC's comedy 1600 Penn as White House Press Secretary Marshall Malloy. He attended Florida State University and New York University and received a Master of Fine Arts degree from NYU in 2006.

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