Actress Jenifer Lewis to give Webster University commencement address

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Actress and community activist Jenifer Lewis is returning to her hometown for a big honor. She’ll give the commencement address for Webster University in May.

Lewis is currently starring in the movie The Wedding Ringer and on the popular sitcom, Black-ish. She grew up in Kinloch and graduated from Webster University in 1979.

Lewis will receive an honorary doctorate degree for her career accomplishments and activism.