Sanaa Lathan, actress (Monica Wright): The script was great. How people identify with the movie, I identified with the script and their story.
I am a romantic and I’m a driven woman and I was like, “Oh wow, I’ve never really seen anything like this on the screen.” It was worth fighting for.
And he is definitely one of the greatest performers I’ve ever been able to experience.
And I’ve enjoyed that wild side of his personality as well.
Finally after a year and a half, [my husband Reggie, who is also a writer, and I] felt it was good enough and went out with it. And I kept getting the feedback that it was “too soft,” which I just didn’t know what that meant, how is it soft?