Congratulations are due to Marsai Martin; character Diane Johnson on Blackish for breaking off into another branch of her career at such a young age. At only thirteen years old, Marsai will be starring and executive produce a new film in the works titled “LITTLE”. The comedic film is about a woman who has the opportunity to relive her carefree, younger life that will be played by Marsai.
This is the young stars big debut in her first feature film. Congratulations to this young filmmaker! Another Blackish star, Yara Shahidi is currently starring in her own spin-off show “Grownish”, where the oldest character, Zoey, has finally moved out and heads off to college to experience the real world. Blackish has also won 5 NAACP awards this past month to add to the collection of 24 awards already won. The show has received other accolades like Emmys, Golden Globes and SAG Awards for both the show and specific characters.
At age 13, Marsai is already rolling with success and continues to thrive!