Danielle Drakes, lecturer, drama, was quoted in The Washington Post about her role in ‘Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992’ following in the footsteps of actress Anna Deavere Smith.
“For me, it’s not any different from playing any character,” Drakes says, “because every role has to be brought to life. Well, it is different in that you can go to YouTube, look up these characters, and say, ‘Oh, she doesn’t sound just like that person.’ But if the storytelling is solid, that’s what matters. . . . We’re all human, and we all have faults; you have start there.”
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