Jada and her three closest friends/roommates (Tyrell, Crystal, and Moné) are trying to live their BEST lives in the Big Apple while navigating the kinks and twists that come with black hair – ESPECIALLY natural hair.
ABOUT THE FILMMAKER
William Alexander Runnels’ directing credits include Black Actress (produced by Issa Rae, Andrea Lewis, and Tatyana Ali); Beyond Complicated (created by Andrea Lewis); the HIT web series Young N’ Reckless; It’s Not Okay, Cupid!; and What’s at Stake: Shana Solomon’s The Closet B.I.T.C.H. Black Actress was an Official Selection at the American Black Film Festival in 2015 & 2016. He obtained a BFA in Acting from CW Post/Long Island University. In 2009 he received a full scholarship to attend New York Stage & Film’s Powerhouse Theater at Vassar College as an acting apprentice. He is currently developing a pilot inspired by his award winning web series Young N’ Reckless with co-creator Kajuana Shuford. Television Credits include Working Out the Kinks (post-production) and Film Lab Presents… on NYC Life Channel 25. NYC Acting Credits include productions of Theatre Askew’s Horatio’s Rise and Curious Frog’s The Maids. He’s directed shows at Lehman College and at Times Square Arts Center. WAR was one of 70 directors from 32 countries to participate in the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab in 2017. He plans to start a theater and production company in the near future.