Updated: Oct 11, 2020
It's our one year anniversary and, in honor of that milestone, we decided to get really reel with the Queens all month long!
Get to know RCQ Alyssa in 16 questions or less in, Get to Know a Queen.
Q: What’s your hometown?
A: "Cincinnati, Ohio."
Do you have any siblings?
A: "I have one sister."
Q: What’s your favorite movie or play?
A: "My favorite movie is Remember the Titans."
Q: What was your first concert?
A: "My first concert was Drake: Club Paradise Tour."
RCQ Alyssa pictured here, hydrated and glowing!
Q: What was your first movie?
A: "I watched The Lion King with my Dad when I was about 1 or 2 years old. My dad likes to tell the story of how a single tear fell from my eye when Mufasa died. He was amazed that I was able to understand Simba's pain at such a young age. "
Q: Who's your favorite actor?
A: "Denzel Washington. Fun fact: When my dad was younger, he got mistaken for Denzel while vacationing out of the country, LOL!"
Q: What TV show cast would you join and why?
A: I would join the cast of A Different World. Although I didn't attend an HBCU, I love the culture and thought the show did an amazing job depicting the college experience of African-Americans in the late 80s and early 90s. I also would have enjoyed starring alongside Lisa Bonet, Jasmine Guy, Kadeem Hardison and all of the other talented actors and actresses!
Q: What's your favorite 90s sitcom?
A: "Sister, Sister."
Q: Have you been out of the country?
A: "Yes! I studied abroad in Spain during college. I've also been to several islands with my husband and family."
Q: "Where would you go if it was ok to travel?"
A: "Santorini, Greece"
Q: What's your favorite podcast?
A: "SHE Podcast."
RCQ Alyssa is a filmmaker, blogger and contributor at www.reelcultured.com.