Oscar winner for the song Fight For You from the movie Judas and the Black Messiah, as well as four Grammy Awards, H.E.R. begins an acting career.
The 23-year-old singer has signed a contract that includes the lead role in the movie The Color Purple. The production, directed by Blitz Bazawule, is being made for Warner Bros.
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In an interview with Variety, H.E.R. she admitted that she would like people to see a different face by acting in comedy productions. The singer also added that she would like to play in some more serious productions, as well as dubbing.
Admittedly, H.E.R. this is an example of an extremely ambitious young singer. The year 2021 started very optimistic for her, receiving an Oscar and two Grammy Awards. Perhaps an acting career will bring the artist another success.
Source: Variety, YouTube / Introduction illustration: press materials.