Diane Yashim, popularly known as Diane Russet,a former housemate of the 2019 Big Brother Naija reality show is in the news after she featured singer, Iyanya Mbuk, in her short film titled, The Therapist.
In one of the scenes, she could be seen sharing a passionate kiss with Iyanya which sparked various reactions on social media.
Diane in her reaction to that scene and the buzz in the social media, said in a chat with Sunday Scoop, “As an actor, one’s job is to be the character and deliver it perfectly. We had so many takes on that scene and I am happy it came out just how we wanted it. So far, the reviews are amazing and encouraging”.
She said, “Filmmaking has always been my first love and passion, asides from my business. Producing this short film is not only a dream come true, it is the realisation of the power of believing in oneself”. “Life has been good so far. I thank God for his mercies and grace. In all honesty, I didn’t expect to get this far, this quickly. Thanks to my management and my team for working with me to achieve these milestones. I always say it takes a village to see every outcome we put out to the world,” she said.