Film & TV

Rosario Dawson on Top Five, Chris Rock, and Being Yourself

It's practically impossible to define actress Rosario Dawson by the roles she's played. She's kicked ass, dished out the drama, and sung her heart out in dozens of diverse roles over practically two decades. Unlike the Chris Rock's character in their new movie, Top Five, she's never going to get recognized consistently for being a bear cop, and it's because she keeps it interesting.

"There's some people who are gonna do the thing like, 'Oh I'm gonna just do the same movie over and over again. I want to continue to play up to my base," but I don't have a base. I'm all over the place," she says.

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Juan Antonio Barquin is a Miami-based writer who programs the queer film series Flaming Classics and serves as co-editor of Dim the House Lights. Barquin aspires to be Bridget Jones.