‘Madiba’ Review: BET’s Nelson Mandela Miniseries Is Powerful & Insightful

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Just more than three years after his death,
Nelson Mandela may still be too dominant, too regal and too multi-faceted a figure of history for any one book, film or television miniseries to grasp. But BET's Lawrence Fishburne-starring Madiba certainly makes a powerful and often successful effort out of the task. Debuting tomorrow and running February 8 and February 15, the Kevin Hooks-directed Madiba, shot in South Africa, has its flaws. But, as I say in my video review…