Laurissa "Lala" Romain is an American actress / singer-songwriter fresh off The Better Days Tour Opening for Dermot Kennedy and Joy Oladokun, She is grateful for being able to have previously opened for Shawn Mendes and Sabrina Carpenter at The Camp Izze concert as well as headline her own sold out solo concert in Times Square this past October! Lala released single 'Barriers' which landed her on the soundtrack of a film she will also star in! She feels honored to have been featured in Rolling Stone for her Rooftop Cover Series on Youtube and NPR for her latest release "Comin' In Hot" mentioned as one of their favorite entries for the Tiny Desk contest 2022.
As an Actress she is best known for her work on Netflix’s hit series The Politician and TBS’ Are We There Yet?! She was cast in Spike Lee’s Son Of The South portraying freedom rider Brenda Travis. Previously she played Rosario Dawson’s daughter in Chris Rock’s Top Five as well as being apart of the original Broadway cast of South Pacific, completing the entire 3 year run.
In 2020 she led the short film You Were Always which garnered her a nomination for best lead actress at the International Film Festival in France.
Most recently she finished filming projects Kurt aka The Man Behind The Camera, Romain will play Veronica in the upcoming feature film, it is set to land on Netflix. In 2021 she appears on Bravo Tv’s Project Runway Season 19 Episode 5.