Faithe Herman from This Is Us on how to follow your dreams
If you're a fan of the popular NBC Emmy-award winning drama series This is Us then you *def* need to know Faithe Herman. Faithe plays Annie on the show and is a force to be reckoned with IRL.
We were so happy to chat with her about her character, inspiration and advice for other aspiring actors out there!
GL: Tell us about your character on This is Us.
Faithe: I play Annie Pearson and she's the youngest of Beth and Randall. She's very fashionable, outgoing and fun!
GL: How do you relate to Annie?
Faithe: We both have pretty good fashion taste, and I'm getting better at my own fashion. She also has a fun and silly personality, everything she wears is fun!
GL: What's your favorite outfit to wear?
Faithe: I get outfit inspiration from my sister because she's very good at it. The other day I wore a collared shirt with a vest and some flare jeans and Converse.
GL: What are 3 tips you can give GL readers about acting at a young age?
Faithe: Have patience, don't give up and believe in yourself.
GL: How do you get into your character?
Faithe: I get into my character by preparing my lines with my mom or my dad. I also like to read over information so I know what's going on in the episode.
GL: Who are your role models in the acting world?
GL: Who are your role models in your life?
Faithe: In my life, my role models are my mom and my dad because they're always so supportive and there for me to take me on my auditions and onto the set.
GL: How would you describe your personality?
Faithe: I'd say I'm caring for others and that I'm silly because once you get to know me I can be very funny.
GL: What's your dream future project?
Faithe: I really want to work with Zendaya and Will Smith. I also want to be in a comedy because trying something different would be really cool.
GL: How do you hope to inspire other people in your life?
Faithe: I hope that I'm a good role model for others and that people can learn from me because I look up to a lot of people in life so I just hope that other people take that from me.
GL: What advice do you have for GL readers?
Faithe: Believe in yourself, reach for your dreams and always try to be a good role model for others.
Catch Faithe on This Is Us on NBC!
Images: Tim Schaeffer Photography. Hair: Rodnikia Richmond. Makeup: Renee Loiz. Stylist: Casey Billingsley. Shirt: Tea Collection. Overalls: Rainbow. Boots: Doc Martens.