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PREVIEW: From Orphan in War-Torn Sierra Leone to Ballet Star, Michaela DePrince Has Beaten Extraordinary Odds


This Sunday, NBC News correspondent Kate Snow reports on the inspirational story of Michaela DePrince, a young woman who overcame incomprehensible obstacles: losing her parents in Sierra Leone’s civil war, branded the “Devil’s Child” at the African orphanage because of a skin condition, and defeating racial stereotypes in the competitive world of ballet. The segment airs Sunday, July 16 at 7/6c during “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” on NBC.