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Hollywood’s Architect: The Paul R. Williams Story

Hollywood’s Architect: The Paul R. Williams Story

Nicknamed “Architect to the Stars,” African American architect Paul R. Williams was one of the most successful architects of his time. But at the height of his career he wasn’t always welcome in the buildings he designed because of his race. Hollywood’s Architect will tell the story of how he used talent, determination and even charm to defy the odds and create a celebrated body of work.

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Paul R. Williams defied the odds to become one of the most notable architects in history.
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