Nia Long, Taye Diggs and Sanaa Lathan collectively cover the Nov. 25 issue of JET magazine.
The trip are on a promo run, as they gear up for the release of their movie The Best Man Holiday. Check out an excerpt from their feature below.
Nia Long on getting the sequel to Best Man made:
“It wasn’t like we were just able to make this movie; we had to go through a process. So I feel successful in that alone….”
Sanaa Lathan on the portrayal of African-Americans in films:
“We as moviegoers want to see ourselves. A lot of Black films that have been out lately have been of a certain…stereotype and humor. This has a lot more depth. It’s not fitting the mold of what’s out now.
Taye Diggs on how movies have evolved since The Best Man:
“Our films were really starting to explode and it was an interesting time. But then, people started making movies without us in them…Sadly, we’re still slaves to a system we don’t really control.”
Best Man Holiday opens in theaters on November 15.
An extended trailer for the upcoming film The Best Man Holiday has hit the web.
The trailer shows snippets from the hit 1999 movie, and updated highlights from the 2013 film.
When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they will discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be ignited.
The Best Man Holiday stars Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Regina Hall, Harold Perrineau, Monica Calhoun, Eddie Cibrian, Nia Long and Melissa De Sousa.
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