JAY Z’s Life+Times and vitaminwater® put together a pretty dope documentary series titled “Where I’m From”. So far, creative talents like Melody Ehsani and DJ Mustard have stepped in front of the camera to give some insight into their journey to success. The latest talent to share their story is actor and recording artist Mack Wilds.
The Staten Island native grew up in Stapleton Projects which was a catalyst for his creativity. He knew from young he wanted to be on T.V. and started working towards that goal. He got his start on television and made a move to develop his music career soon after. After making a solid impression on the HBO series “The Wire”, he transitioned into music. A true Renaissance Man, he was able to secure a solid acting career and a Grammy Award nominated album. In this episode of “Where I’m From”, Wilds talks about his relentless hustle, Langston Hughes, and his desire to want to constantly fulfill his dreams. Press play below to check out Mack Wilds share his story for ‘Where I’m From’.