DeWanda Wise and Colin Trevorrow In ConversationDate:
Saturday, October 29, 2022Time:
5:00 PM ESTLocation:
The New England Aquarium's Simons TheatreThis event is free of cost. However, you must RSVP to attend.
DeWanda Wise and Colin Trevorrow ignite a fireside chat about their experiences in the industry and what they are each most passionate about.
The keynote will be followed by a Q&A.
DeWanda Wise is a critically-acclaimed American actor and filmmaker.
Most recently, Wise made her blockbuster debut as the scene-stealer Kayla Watts in Jurassic World Dominion
In 2023, she can be seen in the highly anticipated Showtime adaptation of Lisa Taddeo’s Three Women
, and Chris Pine’s directorial debut, Poolman,
alongside Annette Benning, Danny Devito, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Pine himself.
Additional credits include her first leading role in ABC’s Firelight
, her breakout role as Nola Darling in the Netflix adaption of She's Gotta Have It
, the hit comedy Someone Great
by Jenn Kaytin Robinson, and playing Swan opposite Kevin Hart in the Sony/Netflix film Fatherhood
Select stage credits include Atlantic Theater Company's Fireflies
, originating the roles of 'Nina' in Dominique Morisseau's Sunset Baby
, and ‘Mercy’ in Flight
, directed by Liesl Tommy, David Mamet’s Race
, and In the Continuum
An Ambassador for NAMI
, DeWanda is committed to reducing mental health stigma, and systemic change towards accessible care for all.