Kiki, greatest recognized for her breakout function within the 2018 drama If Beale Avenue May Discuss, jumped on the alternative to star in an motion movie. “As soon as I really received to learn the script and browse the graphic novel, I used to be excited. One, I’ve at all times needed to do motion, so it is the chance to lastly get to comprehend that dream. However then to get to do it in a approach during which the character that I used to be taking part in was nonetheless very grounded, and nonetheless had a whole lot of coronary heart to her,” Kiki informed Cincinnati.com.
Kiki credit Gina Prince-Bythewood’s course within the movie and the guts and improvement of her character, Nile, for why she loved appearing within the movie a lot. “That is what I’ve at all times needed to do since I used to be going to Performing Arts over on Sycamore Avenue,” she defined.