Nine Celebrities Who Survived Childhood Sexual Abuse

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  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Tyler Perry
  • Mo'Nique
  • Laveranues Coles
  • Maya Angelou
  • Queen Latifah
  • Don Lemon
  • It Can Happen to Anyone
  • Vanessa Williams
  • Chris Brown

Mo'Nique

While doing press for her Oscar-winning role in the film Precious, Mo'Nique admitted that she used her own personal experiences with abuse to prepare for the role. The actress admitted to being raped and molested by her own brother, who is currently in prison.

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