Chrissy Metz: I almost quit acting before landing ‘This Is Us’ role

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Actress Chrissy Metz, who was just Emmy-nominated for her role in the drama series “This Is Us,” tells TODAY that she was broke and just about to give up acting when she landed the part. She says that she has been moved to tears by the way strangers have told her how they relate to the show. “There’s going to be closure” about Jack’s death in the new season, she promises.