Lola Raie: I always loved performing, and when I was 4, I did a couple of community plays and knew that moment I always wanted to do this.
What is it about acting that fuels your soul?
I love playing different characters. You get to step into the life of someone else.
When was your big break?
Tell us about your starring role in Amazon Primes’ Creative Galaxy.
I remember it was enjoyable. I was seven, and it was my time filming for TV. I loved making things, and I had the opportunity to be creative on set.
Which role has challenged you?
My role in Axium Effect was probably the most challenging. I was younger and had to tap into my emotions.
Tell us about your new role in Netflix’s “Yes Day.” What intrigued you about this role?
I was excited to be in a film with Jennifer Garner! There were a lot of kids on set, so it was a great experience.
What would a director notice first about you?
I’m not sure what a director would first notice. I hope it will be my personality and talent.
This year you voiced an animated feature, Ainbo, Spirit of The Amazon. How exciting was this experience?
I was very excited to book my first lead animated role! It was fun to work every day with amazing people and voice a character I would love to see on the screen.
What’s next for you?
I have a role in a new Disney+ series that comes out in 2022.