Black-ish star Marsai Martin is about to make historical past. The 14-yr-previous actress is gearing as much as be the youngest government producer of a serious Hollywood film in historical past. You learn that proper. She’s 14, and she or he’s out right here making films (and starring in them). Whew. She’ll bear the title when her movie Little, starring Insecure‘s Issa Rae and Women Journey‘s Regina Corridor, hits theaters this Spring.
The film facilities round a lady named Jordan Sanders (Corridor), whose callous conduct causes her to turn into cursed by a bit woman. Jordan then turns again into her thirteen-yr-previous self (Martin), who should relive her childhood. In an interview with The Root, Martin confirmed that the film is impressed by Tom Hank’s 1988 basic Huge. “It was certainly one of my most favourite movies rising up,” she stated. “After the [season one] finale of Black-ish, we advised Kenya Barris about it, and he referred to as Will [Packer] and stated: ‘Yo, you already know the woman who performs Diane on Black-ish? She has this dope concept!'”
Martin tweeted about her pleasure for followers to see the movie after the trailer dropped in January. “So completely satisfied to lastly be capable of share the trailer, so pleased with the issues completed since we began this and eternally grateful to you guys for listening when others did not take us critically,” she wrote.
So completely satisfied to lastly have the ability to share the trailer, so pleased with the issues completed since we began this and eternally grateful to you guys for listening when others did not take us significantly ♥️ @TracyYOliver https://t.co/gFvElJrgGu
– Marsai Martin (@marsaimartin) January 10, 2019
I’m wondering what these individuals who did not take her critically have been doing at 14 years previous. Definitely not producing Hollywood movies, that is for positive. Watch the trailer for Little earlier than it hits theaters on April 12!