La La Anthony has been doing some major things lately. I was reminded of this when I read the news that she was starring in a film called Furlough alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Tessa Thompson and Melissa Leo that was just picked up for distribution by IFC Films. The cast and the plot are pretty major, and it’s a big move for someone who only a few years ago was just trying to get her foot in the door as an actress and doing reality TV.
But it’s not a surprise considering that she’s picked up a bevvy of roles this year in hit films and TV projects and been invited to every big event. To be honest, overall, she’s had the chance to do some very epic things in 2017. And sure, the year didn’t start off the best with La La splitting from Carmelo and moving out of her family home, but she’s rebounded from that heartbreak greatly (and Carmelo is STILL trying to get her back). All in all, she’s in the running of people (hey, Cardi!) who’ve been able to make the most of the year. See the many ways she did: