Queen Sugar stars Dawn Lyen (who plays Charley) and Rutina Wesley (who plays Nova), stopped by for an interview with Sway In The Morning‘s Heather B and Tracy G. The ladies discuss dealing with success and working with Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey, the “dynamic duo of #BlackGirlMagic.” In view of the third season‘s two-night premiere which takes place October 3rd and October 4th, this interview is also a two-parter.
Watch part one of the interview above. Part two you can watch below.
About Queen Sugar
The contemporary drama Queen Sugar, set in Louisiana, chronicles the lives and loves of the estranged Bordelon siblings: Nova (Rutina Wesley, True Blood), a worldly-wise journalist and activist; Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner, Unforgettable), the savvy wife and manager of a professional basketball star; and Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe, Awkward), a formerly incarcerated young father in search of redemption.