FOX Actress Discusses Difficult Decisions Women Face in Their Careers

April 25, 2018, 12:30 pm EST | Share:

Women’s issues are at the forefront of today’s conversations, and Shaunette Renée Wilson – who plays surgeon Mina Okafor on The Resident – spoke to us about the difficult decisions her character and many women are facing in their careers.

“I feel like it is a common situation when women are pursuing – pursuing their careers because there’s always this choice. This choice of family or… Your profession.
And oftentimes you have to choose one or the other, and so if you’re gonna be about your profession, I think relationships just, just go to the wayside.

Very tough decisions, not just for her character, but for many of us in the real world. You can see her character’s journey in The Resident, right here on FOX 24.