CONGRATULATIONS! DeWanda Wise Lands Her Biggest Role Yet

by Olivia Butler

January 5, 2018

Photo by Steven Ferdman/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images

DeWanda Wise, the star of Spike Lee’s She’s Gotta Have It, will be co-starring in Captain Marvel opposite Brie LarsonSamuel L. Jackson, Jude Law, and Ben Mendelsohn.

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Wise took the role just after Netflix renewed She’s Gotta Have It, for the second season. The cult classic is the series adaptation of Spike Lee’s 1986 indie romance about a woman balancing a life with three lovers.

This is the first major movie role for Wise, who previously starred in the series Shots Fired and Underground.

Congratulations DeWanda!

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