Naturi Naughton Reveals She’s Boo’d Up in Quarantine
Written by BET on August 1, 2020
Naturi Naughton has discovered love within the age of COVID-19.
On the most recent episode of OWN’s Girlfriends Verify In, the Energy actress revealed she’s been boo’d up with a thriller fella whereas in quarantine.
“Quarantine has made my relationship stronger,” Naughton stated, including, “Our household bond grew to become sturdy as a result of we had been compelled to be current.”
She was joined on the digital present by Energy co-star La La Anthony, together with actress Bresha Webb and good friend Melissa Folkes. The ladies dished about self-care amid the coronavirus pandemic, with Naughton revealing that the lockdown has allowed her and her new man to strengthen their bond.
The actress break up from the daddy of her daughter Zuri again in 2017. On the time, she opened up about being a single mom in an interview with Essence, saying issues took an surprising flip within the relationship with ex Ben.
“I do not wish to be married if it isn’t the proper marriage and the proper particular person,” she stated. “Lots of people assume that marriage is the quintessential success, nevertheless it’s not if the wedding isn’t grounded in the proper basis. I went via a number of emotions of inadequacy about why did my life not become the right image story, however that is simply not what was written for me.
The previous 3LW member penned a song titled “Keep Too Lengthy” about her breakup with Ben.
“The track is actually about my story,” she stated. “One of many lyrics is, ‘Three months after the newborn was born, your love for me was gone. How may you flip the script on me?… Love makes you silly and keep method too lengthy.'”
Whereas she made clear throughout her look on Girlfriends Verify In that she’s fortunately in love as soon as once more, the gal buddies famous that many ladies are neglecting their very own wants through the lockdown as they’re busy caring for his or her vital others.
“I simply really feel like typically there’s not so much left over for me, in order that’s one thing I’m attempting to work on,” stated Anthony of placing herself first through the coronavirus quaratnie.
Girlfriends Verify In airs Saturdays at 10 p.m. EST on OWN.
In the meantime, you may quickly catch Naughton reprising her Power character Tasha for the forthcoming STARZ spinoff Energy E book II: Ghost.
The official description for Energy E book II: Ghost states that it “will choose up the narrative simply days after the Energy finale. The sequel then follows Tariq navigating his new life during which his want to shed his father’s legacy comes up in opposition to the mounting strain to save lots of his household.”
Energy E book II: Ghost additionally stars Technique Man and Mary J. Blige.