Actor and Author Kirby Howell-Baptiste

Episode 329,  Dec 05, 2022, 02:12 PM

This week we welcome actor and author Kirby Howell-Baptiste to the Black Girl Nerds podcast. 

Most recently, she can be seen in “The Sandman” television, series and the film “Mr. Harrigan’s Phone,” both on Netflix. Upcoming, she stars in the heist series “Culprits” for Disney + launching early next year, and she is currently in production on “Sugar” for Apple +, opposite Colin Farrell. Audiences may also know Kirby from “Killing Eve”, “The Good Place”, “Hacks”, “Barry”, “Why Women Kill”, “Veronica Mars,” and Disney's “Cruella.”

Beyond her memorable acting across film and television, her latest manifestation is publishing two children’s books, launching November 15th. These empowering picture books, Little Black Girl and Little Black Boy, celebrate the joys of being a child and encourage Black boys and girls to follow their wildest dreams. 

Host: Ryanne
Edited by: Jamie Broadnax
Music by: Sammus