Adepero Oduye is an American actress, director, and writer. source
That's what you want art to do, to open people up and start conversations.
I want to tell authentic, real stories with real characters.
I would come to L.A. for a job, but I love New York.
I think L.A. is beautiful.
I have friends who are black whose families opened their arms to them when...
There are conservative people in all colours in America.
My mother's a pretty warm, open person.
I love that you can watch a film and 10 years later still be affected.
You look up to your parents and you want them to accept you, and you don't...
I have a Twitter handle, but I never sign on.
I took acting classes in my senior year in college and I loved it.
My intention is to do more films.
My first audition was an open call and I had no picture and no resume -...
At the end of the day, if I can say that I had a career where I was able to...
The reason why I found acting is because my father passed away. He passed...
I really like Calvin Klein for his classic simplicity. I also think Prabal Gurung designs some great pieces that work well for me. My mom has such great style; she's my biggest influence.