Gugu Mbatha-Raw was recently announced for being in the running for Best Actress at the Gotham Independent Film Awards. She received recognition based off of her leading role ‘Beyond The Light,’ where she is a troubled superstar. The movie is about a young lady who seems to be perfect from the outside but really she is torn on the inside until she met her love interest, played by Nate Parker. Parker acts as a police officer in the film and helps her with her life struggles. The Gotham Independent Film Awards is set to take place on December 1 in Manhattan. Watch the trailer for ‘Beyond The Lights’below.
WINNING WOMEN: Gugu Mbatha-Raw As Best Actress Nominee was originally published on tlcnaptown.com