What you need to know
- Gugu Mbatha-Raw has opened up about her experience on 'The Morning Show' .
- She plays a staffer on the show, who becomes a victim of sexual assault by a male anchor.
- She spoke to Deadline about her experience filming.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw has spoken to Deadline's Pete Hammond about filming The Morning Show on Apple TV+.
In his latest The Actor's Side video, Pete spoke to Gugu about the meaning of her name, and the "almost-operatic arc of her latest project", The Morning Show on Apple TV+:
In the video, she talks about the role, including a seven-page scene where she has a confrontation with Bradley, the co-anchor of her assaulter played by Reese Witherspoon, who tried to get her to go on camera to talk about her ordeal.
Apple TV+'s The Morning Show was one of the most acclaimed series' in the Apple TV+ lineup when it launched last year, featuring a star-studded cast with Steve Carell, Jennifer Aniston, and Reece Witherspoon.
You can watch the full interview here.
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