Lisa Gay Hamilton: Actress/Activist Staring in “Go for Sisters”.
Lisa Gay Hamilton, well known for her film, TV, and theater career, and for her sharp political mind. You might best know her in the role of attorney Rebecca Washington on the ABC legal drama The Practice, and for her critically acclaimed performance as young Sethe in Jonathan Demme’s film adaptation of Toni Morrison’s Beloved. She also directed the documentary film Beah: A Black Woman Speaks in 2003 about the groundbreaking career actress Beah Richards. Lisa shares the lead role in a new movie Showing in November 12. 2013 called Go for Sisters. The movies was produces and directed by John Sayles, and features actor Edward James Olmos, and actress Yolanda Ross.
Aired on November 12, 2013