Laurissa "Lala" Romain is an American actress / singer-songwriter fresh off The Better Days Tour Opening for Dermot Kennedy and Joy Oladokun, Lala released her latest single 'Barriers' which landed her on the soundtrack of a film she will also star in! She is grateful for being able to previously open 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! She was also just featured in Rolling Stone for her Rooftop Cover Series on Youtube!
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.