Myha’la Herrold is an actress and youthful voice of inspiration for dreamers everywhere. She discusses the joy and privilege of the hustle, how to overcome obstacles and naysayers, and gives advice to students of what to expect in the real world, and how to prepare for it.
Myha'la plays the lead role of 'Harper' in HBO’s hit series, Industry. She can also be seen in Natalie Morales' feature directorial debut Plan B for Hulu.
The California native graduated from Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama with a BFA degree in Drama, Acting and Music Theater. Since graduating, she has worked non-stop, beginning on Broadway as Nabulungi in "The Book of Mormon." Other recent credits include Rashaad Ernesto Green’s Premature, which premiered at Sundance in 2019, and an episode of Modern Love for Amazon, opposite Julia Garner.