‘Big Words’ actor Gbenga Akinnagbe finds comfort in the uncomfortable

Gbenga Akinnagbe has a long list of credits that command your attention. Not only is he an actor who has been making his mark since 2005, but he also writes freelance for the New York Times. He’s an avid runner who’s participated in the New York City Marathon to raise money for charity and he was […]

‘Big Words’ actor Darien Sills-Evans supports arts in schools

​For nearly 20 years, Darien Sills-Evans has been honing his acting chops. Having made guest appearances on “New York Undercover,” “The Cosby Show” (playing Darien) and “Law & Order,” Sills-Evans, who plays Malik in the new drama Big Words, is using his gift. The Brooklyn, N.Y.-reared actor, filmmaker and stand-up comedian has been recognized for […]

Storyteller Neil Drumming embraces ‘Big Words’ made for the silver screen

Neil Drumming is a filmmaker, journalist and pop culture critic. A former staff writer and editor at Entertainment Weekly, Drumming’s work has appeared in numerous publications including Wired, The Washington Post, Vibe, Rolling Stone, Essence and Vanity Fair. A Brooklynite, he’s excited about his latest project, Big Words, where he serves as writer and director. Big […]