Beauty, brains, talent, and personality, Crystal Renee Hayslett has it all! This girl is on fire! (in my Alicia Keys voice). You may know her best from her engaging performances in 'Sistas' and 'Zatima', but there's so much more to discover about this rising star. From her humble beginnings to her rapid rise in the entertainment industry, Crystal has a story that is as captivating as her on-screen characters. In this candid interview, she shares her journey, inspirations, and insights into the world of acting, offering a glimpse into the life of a woman who is making waves in Hollywood.
Where do I even begin to describe the genius and creativity of Academy Award winning costume designer Ruth Carter! Every time I have painted her face, just being in her presence inspires me. Witnessing the wonderful work she’s done from numerous Spike Lee films, Amistad, and of course her amazing work in Black Panther movies to visual art just laying around her home. Hearing Ruth’s story was so inspiring. Hearing about her upbringing, an HBCU graduate, and how she navigated through her career. More importantly, how she knew that she was destined for greatness. How she manifested that through amazing storytelling and creativity. She’s paved a way for many others to follow and has set the bar high! There are so many things to admire and I’m truly honored to share this interview!