Sanaa Lathan to Recur on Season 4 of ‘The Affair’

SANAA LATHAN JOINS THE AFFAIR CAST

Sanaa Lathan Joins ‘The Affair’ Cast

Actress Sanaa Lathan is returning to the small screen. According to online reports, the former Shots Fired star is set to join season four of the hit Showtime series The Affair. Sanaa will reportedly play Jenelle, a newly hired and idealistic principal who faces push-back from an uncooperative group of school administers.
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First Look: Sanaa Lathan in American Assassin

SANAA LATHAN - AMERICAN ASSASSIN

Sanaa Lathan Stars in American Assassin

As previously reported, actress Sanaa Lathan is set to co-star alongside Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton and Shiva Negar in the upcoming Lionsgate film American Assassin. With an official release date of September 15th, the studio is kicking off promo early, having just unveiled the first trailer and several character posters.
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Sanaa Lathan Stars in ‘Shots Fired’ on Fox

SANAA LATHAN STARS IN SHOTS FIRED ON FOX

Fox Sets Premiere Date for Controversial ‘Shots Fired’

Fox has made the premiere episode of their new event series, Shots Fired, available for viewing by the press. And while I have personally chosen not to watch it, I still find myself wanting to lowkey support the show because of my affinity for actress Sanaa Lathan and writer/producer Gina Prince-Bythewood.
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Sista Sighting: Sanaa Lathan Leaving Catch Nightclub

ACTRESS SANAA LATHAN AT CATCH IN LOS ANGELES

Actress Sanaa Lathan Hits the Club Scene

After several months of filming Shots Fired in Atlanta- actress Sanaa Lathan is finally back in Los Angeles and enjoying the city’s robust nightlife. The 44-year old beauty was spotted by the paps earlier this week leaving the Catch Nightclub with several girlfriends. Sanaa’s downtown however will be short lived as she’s presently set to start shooting on several new films- including The Black Macbeth and American Assassins– which co-stars Taylor Kitsch and Michael Keaton.
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Sanaa Lathan to Star in “Shots Fired” on Fox

Sanaa Lathan to Star in Fox Event Series “Shots Fired”

SANAA LATHAN TO STAR IN SHOTS FIRED ON FOXSanaa Lathan’s upcoming Fox event series officially has an air date and a name. Shots Fired will follow the dramatic events of a racially charged shooting of a white teen by a black police officer in a small town in Tennessee. The series is written and produced by Gina Prince-Bythewood and her husband Reggie Rock Bythewood.

Via press release, David Madden, the President of Entertainment at Fox Broadcasting Company, said “Gina and Reggie have crafted a profoundly moving portrayal of a timely and sensitive issue that pervades our culture at this very moment. This is not only an important story to tell, but also an explosive mystery-thriller.”
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Sanaa Lathan Starts Her Own Foundation

SANAA LATHAN STARTS HER OWN FOUNDATION - THE SANAA LATHAN FOUNDATIONActress Sanaa Lathan has officially launched her own foundation. The self-titled Sanaa Lathan Foundation is an organization, that according to its mission statement, is dedicated to helping young women transition from foster care to adult independence.

According to Sanaa, as girls age out of the foster care system, they often find themselves alone and with few resources. “That is where my foundation comes in,” she recently NPR. “We assist young women in furthering their education, acquiring job skills and employment, even housing if needed.”
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