British-Nigerian actress, Deborah Ayorinde, is to star as the lead actress in approaching Lena Waithe sequence, ‘Them’.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that Ayorinde is very best recognized for her supporting roles in box office environment blockbuster, ‘Girls Trip’ and sequence, Luke Cage.
She not long ago starred in the third period of ‘True Detective’, and will be observed in the upcoming biopic, ‘Harriet’ that includes Cynthia Erivo.
Born in London to Nigerian parents, Ayorinde began acting when she was a youngster. She graduated from Howard College in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in Film Manufacturing.
In ‘Them: Covenant’, Ayorinde plays Lucy Emory, married to Alfred Emory (Ashley Thomas) and Fortunate Emory (Deborah Ayorinde), who make a decision to move their spouse and children from North Carolina to an all-white Los Angeles neighbourhood.
Like a cross in between Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ and ‘Get Out’, the family’s new house on a tree-lined, seemingly idyllic avenue gets floor zero in which malevolent forces, each genuine and supernatural, threaten to taunt, ravage and demolish them.
Speaking on the collection, Waithe claims, “The 1st time will speak to how horrifying it was to be black in 1953. It will also remind us that remaining black in 2018 is just as horrifying.
“This anthology sequence will look at the cultural divides among the all of us and investigate us vs Them in a way we’ve by no means witnessed in advance of,” she said.
Newsmen reports that there is no declared launch day for the series but.