Saniyya Sidney reflects on playing Venus Williams and working with Will Smith

Saniyya Sidney is only 15 years old but has the poise of someone far beyond her years. After landing a role in the 2016 film Fences, Sidney returned to the silver screen with the daunting task of portraying Venus Williams in King Richard. The film, which stars Academy Award-winning Will Smith, shows an intimate look […]

Saniyya Sidney is a young star with a bright future

Rolling out’s Romeo International recently sat down with actress Saniyya Sidney to talk about her role in the film Fast Color and what it’s like being a young actress. How exciting was it working on Fast Color?   Very exciting … I loved that I was getting the opportunity to work with such special actors in Lorraine [Toussaint], […]

Gugu Mbatha-Raw explains why ‘Fast Colors’ empowers a generation of Black women

Rolling out’s Romeo International recently sat down with actress GuGu Mbathe-Raw to talk about her new film Fast Colors. Explain the process of working with Lorraine Toussaint and Saniyya Sidney. Well, it was really amazing. I mean, Julia Hart, who wrote the script, really brought this cast together. And, to me, one of the most fascinating […]