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Web extra: Misty Copeland: ‘It took me a while to accept who I am’


For dancers like Misty Copeland, the topic of body image comes up a lot. Copeland, who admits to having struggled with her weight, says many young people struggle to be comfortable with who they are, and adds that diverse bodies should be celebrated to show that dancers come in all shapes, shades and sizes. (Run time: 1:56)