American Masters

Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters

Clip: Season 30 Episode 6 | 1m 25s

In this film outtake from Janis: Little Girl Blue, Chan “Cat Power” Marshall, who serves as the film’s narrator and provides the voice for Joplin-penned letters, discusses how she tapped into Joplin’s mindset for the documentary.

Aired: 04/24/16

Rating: NR

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