I spoke with singer Alex Boyé and wrote this profile piece:
Last year, singer Alex Boyé appeared in the film “Saturday’s Warrior” in what might be considered a notable role, given his black skin: He played an authoritative celestial being in a Mormon concept of heaven.
“Halle-freakin-lujah, right?” Boyé said in an interview earlier this year. “It had nothing to do with me. It was (creator) Lex de Azevedo. He said, ‘I want you to be in “Saturday’s Warrior.” ‘ And I was automatically thinking of ‘Saturday’s Warrior,’ just thinking, you know, it was very milky and vanilla, you know what I mean? Excuse the term, but I ... thought, ‘Where am I going to fit in this whole thing?’ “