Lena Waithe Cuts Off Signature Dreadlocks [Photos]

Lena Waithe Cuts Off Signature Dreadlocks

The Emmy award-winning television writer, creator and actor, Lena Waithe has committed to a fresh new cut, after chopping off her signature dreadlocs. The Chi, creator took to Instagram this past weekend sporting a fade with the caption,

New Tings.

New tings. Cut by : @barberdolltheslayer

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In another photo she captioned her new look

Gay as f*ck

The big chop comes after her expressing interest in being the pillar to bringing together a diverse writers community in Hollywood stating,

It’s important to create opportunities for people who have a voice.

Waithe remains a shaken force in Hollywood, becoming the first black woman to nail an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series. Currently, she is prepping the second season of The Chi and a new comedy series about black lesbian women titled Twenties.

By: The Tenai Show 


Authored by: Kellie Williams