Hey Ta’j, you started your acting career at a very young age, what inspired you to pursue acting?
What inspired me to start acting is watching TV, and I was inspired that one day I would be able to see myself on TV.
Do you have any rituals before filming a show?
No, I do not have any rituals. I just get into the character and maintain focus.
Are there any acting projects in the works you can tell us about?
Yes. Projects I have in the works are, Sunnyside, which was scheduled to premiere at the tribecca theater in ny but has to be recshceduled due to the pandemic and has won best inspirational film in florence and a few other festivals Color Coded, Underground Queen, Loretta 2, Brielle’s Tale and Stick Doll.
What are your friends and parents thoughts on your career in acting?
My mom is my biggest supporter. She is my Lyft driver,my momager, my home auditioner and my everything. Without her and God, none of this would have been made possible. She thinks I could make a great cause and help make the world a better place. My friends are supportive about my acting career and love when they see me appear on television.
What goals have you set out for yourself in your career?
The goals I have set out for my acting career is to be able to help the homeless, make sure my mom is set, and leave a legacy for people to look up to.
Overall, how has this whole acting career experience been for you so far?
So far, my acting career experience has been a great oppurtunity. Ive been able to meet new people, see what its like behind the scenes, and I’ve been able to see myself on TV.
What’s your favorite part about being an actor?
My favorite part about being an actor is seeing myself on TV, meeting new people,and
being called little Denzel Washington.
Do you have any advice for anyone trying to make it as an actor?
The greatest advice I could give is, keep pursuing your goals and dreams. Don’t give up. You
may have to go through a thousand no’s to get that 1 yes you have been waiting for.
Do you have any other talents other than acting?
Other talents I have besides acting is, I’m gifted, with a high IQ and superior high in performing arts, basketball, football, singing and a little cooking.
Do you have any last things you want to tell your fans?
I just want to say to all my fans thank you for taking the time to read my interview and your continued support. You can follow me on social media, therealtaj1. Anything is possible and dont let nobody tell you that you cant do anything. Impossible is Im possible. 🙂
Thanks for taking the time to do this interview!