near-ubiquitous presence on some of the most popular shows from the culture over the last few years. Now, the media-personality-turned-actress is adding a biographical portrayal to her ever-growing list of IMDB entries.
The actress is joining the cast of Wu-Tang: An American Saga tonight as Tracey Waples, an assertive Def Jam executive who was an early believer in the rap conglomerate.
For Anthony, playing a real person, who she actually knew from her days as a radio and music television personality, was a welcome challenge. “I actually knew [her] in my time working in the industry,” she said of Waples. “So it’s…a little more nerve-wracking because you’re creating this character based on someone you know, you know what I mean?Read more on essence.com