8 Things You Didn’t Know About Margaret Odette
1- First Black Woman
The actress, Margaret Odette became the first black actress who is known for playing the role of ‘Hero’ in ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ for The Public Theatre’s famed Shakespeare in the Park in Central Park in 2019.
Margaret Odette loves watching movies and reading books in her free time. She believes that such kinds of activities help her to be a productive person as she learns every day something new.
3- Gifted Star
Not many people know that the black lady, Margarett Odette is a gifted lady who is blessed with multiple skills. Yes… She is not just a great and successful actress, yet a producer and a writer as well.
4- Worked with Biggies
The actress has the privilege to work with biggies, such as; most celebrated actors and directors. She has worked with the famous director Kenny Leon who developed all-black productions.
5- Feature Debut
The actress, Margaret Odette debuted through a feature film titled ‘Sleeping With Other People’ in which she gave a fantastic performance with other renowned stars. Even the film was premiered at Sundance and screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.
6- Co-founded Homebase Theatre Collective
Here you will be amazed to know that Margaret Odette was co-founded Homebase Theatre Collective, a community of Black playwrights, directors, and actors from Juilliard and NYU Tisch.
7- Co-founded GABB
The actress also co-founded GABB which is a support group for Black Woman who have completed their MFA actor training from NYU Tisch. And that’s really inspiring!
8- Popular For
The actress, Margaret Odette is known for portraying the role of Sasha Snow in Sex/Life, which is now streaming on the most-streamed channel Netflix.