Exclusive: Meagan Good On Overcoming Prejudice In Hollywood With Directorial Debut

Published: Sunday 6th Oct 2019 by Sam

Meagan Good is being the change she wants to see.

That Grape Juice was on-hand at the inaugural ABFF Global Film Series event in London and caught up with the actress, who unveiled her directorial debut ‘If Not Now, When?’

In our exclusive sit-down, she explained the rationale for veering behind the camera. A rationale rooted in Hollywood’s disproportionate representation of Black stars and stories.

Speaking with Jacqueline Shepherd, the 38-year-old delved into the peaks and troughs of her 25 year career, including the worrying words some casting directors levelled her way. She also expanded on how Black talent are excelling by taking the helm and championing their own narratives.

Watch the insightful interview above and be sure to keep it locked for release details on ‘If Not Now, When?’

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  1. King z October 6, 2019

    I see you GrapeJuice! Good look

    I love Meagan

    Great interview.

  2. Are You Kidding Me? October 6, 2019

    Still waiting on Love By the Tenth Date sequel!

  3. Detruth October 6, 2019

    I have loved Meagan since cousin skeeter and eve’s bayou. She is talented and one of the most beautiful women in the world.

    • Goodie October 8, 2019

      In your opinion***

  4. ADELE4LIVE October 6, 2019

    That skin bleaching is working….

    • S.U.P.E.R.S.T.A.R.!. October 8, 2019

      @Adele…- I noticed her skin tone looks off. I don’t get the fascination that men have with her. She doesn’t look like this big deal beauty that guys make her out to be. (shrubs)

  5. Lala October 8, 2019

    She overcame prejudice in Hollywood by becoming dark white.

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