Actress, Ryan Destiny has just landed her first major studio role! She will be the lead role in the upcoming film, Flint Strong.

This project is directed by Rachel Morrison – the first female cinematographer to be nominated for an Academy Award and is written by Barry Jenkins.

Flint Strong tells the story of Gold Medalist, Claressa “T-Rex” Shields. It will allow viewers a chance to view the boxer’s journey to the Olympics from Flint, Michigan.

Along with this role, Destiny will also appear in the third season of Grown-ish!

Congratulations Ryan Destiny, we can’t wait to see you kill it!