Heed recently caught up with Teyonah Parris, star of Spike Lee’s ‘controversial’ new film “Chi-Raq”! The actress, who is currently nominated for an NAACP Award for Best Actress for her role in the film, stopped in Philly to promote “Chi-Raq” and gave Heed a great conversation on her role as ‘Lysistrata’ and how she wants this film to influence young girls of color! Check it out and head to the theaters to see “Chi-Raq”!

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Stay Connected with Teyonah Parris:

Twitter – @TeyonahParris

Instagram – @teyonahparris

Website – www.teyonahparris.com

© 2015 Filmed and Edited by Lid Peterson for Heed Media, Inc.