Popular Nigerian actress, Beverly Naya has come out to say that her fans love it when she plays bitchy roles in movies
Beverly Naya is one of the best female actresses in Nigeria, she has starred in so many popular movies in the Nollywood industry.
Now it seems the actress has sat down to realize what fans love about her as she revealed on Inkblot’s ‘Meet and Greet’ Podcast that “Wedding party” was influential. She said, ‘it did a lot of things for my career.
But then, what came of that was a typecast thing and the idea that that’s the only kind of role I can play. I know my range as an actor. The audience loves it when I play Bitchy roles but they also appreciate it when I play the role of a downtrodden person, especially if it’s done well.
She went further to shed more light on what inspired her documentary, ‘Skin’, Naya said, “I was very passionate about the topic and I am still passionate about it.
Many women in our society ‘bleach ‘ their skin because they what to be seen as more desirable. They feel like having dark skin is not beautiful. According to the world Health Organisation, 77 percent of Nigerian women bleach their skin.
Understanding the facts and realizing that a lot of people in our society do not have a clear understanding of what colorism is inspired the documentary.