Sanaa Lathan Talks 'Boss' Season 2

Actress discusses new role on 'Boss,' opposite Kelsey Grammer.
3:00 | 08/15/12

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He's one of the newest members of the critically acclaimed series boss on the stars network Sanaa late and plays Mona Smart savvy Politico who is hired by Kelsey Grammer character -- as his chief of staff. Else's character may be the boss but make no mistake Mona has a mind around what she's afraid to speak at. It means too much too many people need to boot camps -- -- In can do. Don't make -- -- card account because I will post increases don't look at. And and synod joins out of town and are not as character -- thanks so much for being -- is my pleasure I think having absolutely Tulsa Mona Lindsay. It. Mona is a very Smart politically savvy woman who grew up in -- Southside of Chicago and she really cares about her community. And making sure that it they're taking care and she finds her way. To the mayor's office and minds of working for the mayor played by the wonderful. Kelsey Grammer and he kind of becomes taken by her idealism and her passion. And -- he liked to work he's amazing I was really. I was a little intimidated when I got the job because I had watched the first season and that character is that scary characters so intimidating. But I have to say Kelsey is one of the -- -- Most generous. And he's funny I mean he had he has been the crew and cast a princess -- kids you know doing person nations -- he's. He's great. Well obviously he's the boss but there -- out of strong female characters on that she added what is that like on the set the kind of example it's it's -- I mean. Actually our show runners and some wonder wonderfully talent talented writer. Show we have Kathleen Robertson. -- Nielsen. It's grade and in the writing on the show and character development and so. In death and I love that the -- showing these women. And -- so many layers and interesting lines and -- Jessica. Now Mona has a little bit of everything that her hair care high powered gay family husband -- do you believe women and how little but it. At all -- -- I mean don't you you're telling me about -- family live in what you're doing you know I think it's great I'm. I mean this is this is -- 2012 women are doing at all and that you know it's gonna say that it's easy -- you know. It's happening but it's possible it's possible -- -- you are always on the the one they'll watch list but it style and fashion and how would you describe your style. Wow you know. For me I really am kind of girly girl at heart and I'm an actress at heart meaning I really liked being dressed. In my regular life I am. Kind of hit -- she can really like long dresses like me flip flops most of the time. But when it comes to the red carpet I do like to plan an epic kind of play the role that's it is the role it's just you know. It's great to have a great -- That I always tell us. Well we're looking forward to watching your -- -- this in -- UR's and I thank him existing --

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