In this week’s episode of the Black Girl Nerds Podcast, we celebrate the SXSW Film and TV Festival currently underway with guests Bomani J. Story, Laya DeLeon Hayes and Kyla Frye discusses her latest project Payday!
Segment 1: Vicaria is a brilliant teenager who believes death is a disease that can be cured. After the brutal and sudden murder of her brother, she embarks on a dangerous journey to bring him back to life. Inspired by Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, The Angry Black Girl and Her Monster thematically challenges our ideas of life and death.
Segment 2: Kyla Frye is a multifaceted, award-winning actress who hails from the East end of London. From being the first Black woman to take on the iconic role of Sandra in Jonathan Harvey’s Beautiful Thing, to donning her khakis as a soldier with Tom Cruise in Edge of Tomorrow, Kyla’s unwavering presence on stage and screen brings the audience on a thrilling journey full of love and drama.
Music by: Sammus
Edited by: Jamie Broadnax