TSL Presents: All American’s Own Bre-Z

Bre-Z originally burst onto the scene with her role as Freda Gatz in Fox's drama Empire.

The triple threat barber-rapper-actor is now taking on the role of Coop in the CW’s new show “All American.”

Bre-Z stopped by The Shadow League with Erin Ashley Simon to talk about lessons she’s learned in the barbershop and how she’s been able to get into character for her different roles.


Erin Ashey Simon is a writer, producer, host and contributor for The Shadow League. Host of Grass Routes Podcast and the NBA 2K League’s The Post Up, a former college athlete who passes the time playing flag football. Simon has previous work experience at Cycle Media, REVOLT TV, The Wall Street Journal, and more. Originally from New Jersey, Simon graduated from the University of Kentucky.