The Credits Podcast: 'If my character had an idol, it would be Malcom X, next to Harriet Tubman'

Dec 7, 2018

Most of the people on this show work behind the scenes, but that doesn't mean we avoid talking to the stars.


Nafessa Williams has only been acting a few years, but she’s already made quite a splash with her role in The CW’s "Black Lightning." Her character, Anissa Pierce, is the first black, lesbian superheroine to appear on a network show.


Nafessa told host Kalena Boller that her path as an actress didn’t start off the way you might expect.