We weren't wearing shoes on a full-time basis until prom.
The parts that I get to play are not based around the European beauty standards: They're more about character, and I love that.
My mother taught us all to bake. It literally calmed us down, and she was able to get rid of all her frustrations.
I used to be a pop singer; well, not used to be. I am an R&B singer. My emphasis was on Stevie Wonder and Chaka Khan and Aretha Franklin.
I woke up one day and thought, 'Enough is enough with bullying myself.' The war is within you, and that's also where it's won. You just have to tackle your insecurities and then let them go.
I used to not walk out the door; I was so afraid. Everything from, 'You shouldn't be here,' down to, 'Girl, don't wear those pants.' I was so sad. I tried my best to not even look in a mirror!
'Miscast' is a family affair. It highlights so many different aspects of the industry in that one night, and it's a great evening.