Aja Naomi King featured in the 2017 Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue, along with fellow actresses Natalie Portman, Lupita Nyong’o, Amy Adams, Emma Stone, Ruth Negga, Elle Fanning, Dakota Fanning, Dakota Johnson, Greta Gerwig, and Janelle Monáe. Aja was featured because of her breakout role in the 2016 film The Birth of a Nation. I am so happy for her! I’ve added the photos to the gallery and there’s a video below! Congrats, Aja!
Aja made her first public appearance of 2017 today at the Gold Meets Golden event at Equinox Sports Club in LA. The event was hosted by actress Nicole Kidman to celebrate Golden Globes weekend. Check out more photos from the event in the new gallery! There’s also a short video below of Aja arriving at the event.
Aja Naomi King was on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert tonight to promote The Birth of a Nation! I’ve got some pictures from the show and some candids of Aja arriving at the taping today. Watch a video of the interview below.
Aja appeared on Good Morning America this morning! Watch her interview with Michael Strahan, where she talks about her new film The Birth of a Nation (in theaters today!). I’ve got a few pictures of her leaving the studio after the show. If I get any more pictures I’ll add them here!
Aja appeared on the BUILD series yesterday to discuss The Birth of a Nation. She was joined by her co-stars Armie Hammer, Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, and Penelope Ann Miller, and also the film’s star and director Nate Parker. There’s a clip of the show below, and I’ve also got pictures of the cast, stills from the actual show, and a few pictures of Aja after the show!
On-set interview with Aja Naomi King for ‘The Birth of a Nation’
Also, check out this “Women of Rebellion” featurette:
Check out Aja’s interview with BlackTree TV at the premiere of The Birth of a Nation.
Dave Morales of BackstageOL sat down with Aja to discuss The Birth of a Nation. In the interview, she talks about playing such a unique role, reliving the story, and first day shooting for the film.
A new HD trailer for The Birth Of A Nation was released this week. Watch below!