Reggae ambassador Etana whose real name is Shauna McKenzie has secured an acting role in the soon-to-be-released film, Ghett’a Life.
The movie’s official premiere is scheduled for summer 2011. This will debut Etana as an actress and marks her arrival to the film industry.
Etana told Dancehall HipHop that, “Fans are going to love the film and they can expect a different side of Etana.”
Etana plays the role of ‘Arnette’, the mother of a troubled youth, frantically trying to get over on the other side. The film is directed by Chris Browne best known from the movie, Third World Cop.