Wendy Williams, Brandy and More on Lessons From Their Fathers

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Wendy Williams, Brandy and More on Lessons From Their Fathers

Dozens of celebs reflect on dads in our Fathers' Day exclusive.

Published June 11, 2014

There are few bonds stronger than the one between a father and child. Those lucky enough to have a strong relationship with their dads usually have a few lessons they've internalized from the first man in their lives.

In anticipation of Father's Day this Sunday, we asked dozens of celebs to share the most important lessons they learned from their dads. The answers from Boris Kodjoe, Taraji P. Henson, Brandy and many more might cause you to shed a tear or two.

Wendy Williams
talks about how her dad was the first person to give her career advice ("find something you love to do that doesn't feel like a job most of the time," he told her), while Cedric the Entertainer, who says he didn't live with his father growing up, nevertheless valued the consistent role he played in his life. Check out the video below to see more from The Game's Coby Bell, R&B singer Monifah, Tasha Smith, Jennifer Garner and more.

And click here for more Father's Day reflections from Diggy Simmons, WNBA player Brittney Griner, Affion Crockett, six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald, Mike Epps and more stars. 

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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