Q&A | Jurassic World newcomer DeWanda Wise says she cried when she first read the script

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DeWanda Wise as Kayla Watts in Jurassic World Dominion, co-written and directed by Colin Trevorrow. (Photo: Universal Studios and Amblin Entertainment.)
DeWanda Wise as Kayla Watts in Jurassic World Dominion, co-written and directed by Colin Trevorrow. (Photo: Universal Studios and Amblin Entertainment.)

INTERVIEW: DeWanda Wise

Jurassic World Dominion's Kayla Watts is a former military pilot who is now an ace cargo-pilot-for-hire in a shadowy underworld. She’ll fly anything anywhere, no questions asked. 

The character is portrayed by DeWanda Wise of Netflix’s She’s Gotta Have It. "Kayla Watts is a new character Emily [Carmichael, who wrote the screenplay] and I created together, with DeWanda’s help," Colin Trevorrow says. 

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