Actress Mulgrew visits Iowa hometown, reflects on life during book tour

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May 5, 2015

Actress Kate Mulgrew poses for a photo during the Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles Aug. 25, 2014. (CNS photo/Paul Buck, EPA) See MULGREW May 5, 2015.

Actress Kate Mulgrew poses for a photo during the Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles Aug. 25, 2014. (CNS photo/Paul Buck, EPA)

DUBUQUE, Iowa (CNS) — Kate Mulgrew discovered she had a talent for performance early in life when she read a poem to her class at Resurrection Elementary School in Dubuque.

Her brother Sam, speaking recently at a book signing event at the Julien Hotel in late April in Dubuque, revealed to a crowd of several hundred fans that his sister recited a poem with such intense feeling, it made her teacher, a religious sister, cry.

“She wasn’t the only Mulgrew to make the nuns at Resurrection cry,” Sam Mulgrew joked.

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