With another sensational performance in ‘Passing,’ Ruth Negga refuses to be pinned down

Ruth Negga has given the subject of identity a lot of thought. And not just because she stars as Clare Kendry, a fair-skinned Black woman who moves through life as a white woman, in “Passing,” Rebecca Hall’s adaptation of Nella Larsen’s 1929 novel. No, Negga’s musings on identity stem back to her childhood in Ireland and England, where she was first introduced to the concept … Continue reading With another sensational performance in ‘Passing,’ Ruth Negga refuses to be pinned down