Co-stars Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson sat down with EBONY after the Brooklyn screening of Sorry to Trouble You to talk about the bottom amount of cash they used on the fuel pump, staying grounded and what it’s like to work with director Boots Riley.
A scene within the film entails Stanfield’s character utilizing a small amount of cash to fill his fuel tank. Each actors revealed at one level they might pay underneath $5 to pump fuel. Through the dialog, Thompson requested Stanfield, “Have you ever busked? You appear to be such a superb busker.”
The actor revealed he had expertise busking, which is the act of performing in public areas for gratuities.
They then defined how they each maintain their integrity intact working in Hollywood. Thompson mentioned she hoped that Riley might maintain his inventive freedoms as he grows as a director.
Sorry to Trouble You is at present in theaters.