One On One with Angela Bassett

One On One with Angela Bassett

Hometown: New York City
Breakout Role: Boyz N The Hood
Box Office Hits: Malcolm X, What’s Love Got To Do With It;

One on One With Jo-Issa

One on One With Jo-Issa "Issa Rae" Diop

Jo-Issa “Issa Rae” Diop

Hometown: Los Angeles

Big Break: The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

Current Project: Insecure

Born Jo-Issa Diop to parents Abdiulaye and Delyana Diop, this Los Angeles native has been serving some serious melanin on the Hollywood scene. From producing the YouTube series “Awkward Black Girl” to the hit TV series “Insecure”, Issa has proven to be a force to reckon with, which has landed her a Golden Globe nominations for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series and received the Rising Star Award the American Black Film Festival Honors.

One on One: With Sterling K. Brown

One on One: With Sterling K. Brown

Sterling K. Brown
Hometown: St. Louis Missouri
Big Break: American Crime Story (2016)
Current Project: Marshall (2017), This Is Us (2017), The Predator (2018), Black Panther, (2018) Hotel Artemis (2018)
One on One: With Kim Fields

One on One: With Kim Fields

Kim Victoria Fields

Hometown: Harlem, New York

Big Break: The Facts of Life

Current Projects: A Question of Faith 

One on One With Zoe Saldana

One on One With Zoe Saldana

Professional dancer Zoe Saldana has grooved her way onto the Hollywood scene in 2009 with her role in Crossroads with Britney Spears and Drumline with Nick Cannon. The New Jersey native made her blockbuster debut in 2009 when she starred in the remake of Star Trek and Avatar. Since then, Saldana has starred in several films which include her most recent roles as Gamora in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

One on One: Zoë Kravitz

One on One: Zoë Kravitz

Hometown: Los Angeles

Big Break: Californication

Current Projects: Rough Night, Divergent Series: Allegiant - Part 2, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2

As the daughter of musician Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet, Zoe Kravitz is no stranger to Hollywood. Instead of leaning on her parent’s fame, the actress, model and singer has built a name for herself, chasing her passion for acting. After high school, the hard-working teenager worked on “Assassination of a High School President” with Bruce Willis and since then, appeared in X-Men: First Class, Divergent and The Road Within for which she won the Milano International Film Festival award for Best Actress and Napa Valley Film Festival award for Best Supporting Actress. Kravitz currently plays Bonnie Carlson in the TV mini-series Big Little Lies.


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