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Lathan received a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Featured Actress for her portrayal of Beneatha Younger.
Several years later, Lathan reprised the role in an ABC Network production of A Raisin in the Sun.
I know that there's this statistic that says that like 13 percent of black men are in interracial relationships.
And don't quote me on this, but it's like four percent or three percent of black women are in interracial relationships; and I think that says a lot about, you know, either black women's loyalty her black man or her either guilt about stepping outside of the race." In 2011, Lathan co-starred in the Steven Soderbergh thriller Contagion alongside Matt Damon, Jude Law, Marion Cotillard, Kate Winslet, Gwyneth Paltrow, Bryan Cranston, and Laurence Fishburne.
In an interview with NPR, Lathan said the script took a fresh approach to telling an interracial love story, by describing the internal conflict some African-American women confront when it comes to dating interracially.
"I feel like with black women, in a way, I feel like it has been harder for us to go there just in terms of culturally.
Over time, they hit it off, but Kenya's reservations about the acceptance their romance will find among her friends and family threatens everything.In 2002, Lathan starred in the romantic comedy film, Brown Sugar, alongside Diggs, Queen Latifah, and Mos Def.Lathan's performance earned an NAACP Image Award Nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture.Kenya Mc Queen is a successful African-American CPA, working her way to the top of the corporate ladder -- but her life has become all work and no play.Urged on by her friends to try something new and to let go of her dream of the "ideal black man," she accepts a blind date with an architectural landscaper named Brian, only to cut the date short upon first sight, because Brian is white.
Sanaa Mc Coy Lathan (born September 19, 1971) is an American actress.