Black-ish Star, Marsai Martin Breaks The Guinness World Record For Youngest Hollywood Executive Producer

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16-year-old Marsai Martin has broken Guinness World Record as youngest Hollywood Executive Producer.

She was only 14 years old when she executive produced 2019 film “Little,” in which she also starred alongside Regina Hall and Issa Rae.

“It feels crazy, honestly,” Martin said in a video of her certificate presentation. “A world record? That’s insane.”

Although Marsai is 16 years old, she technically broke record in 2019 but she wasn’t presented this award and officially declared a record-breaker by Guinness until .

be able create a film, star in it and be your favourite stars, and actually seeing that entire experience was so amazing,” Martin said during the certificate presentation.

Marsai, who came fame starring as Dianne on “Black-ish”, reportedly pitched the idea for the film herself “Black-ish” producer Kenya Barris when she was 10.

After the pitch was accepted, Martin signed a Universal Pictures, developing scripted , last year.

The record makes sure note that she was only 14 and 241 days old when “Little” was released.

“She is only tremendously talented in front of the camera, but a unique perspective as a and producer that will resonate with all audiences,” Peter Cramer, president of Universal Pictures, said in a statement to CNN.

Martin will appear in the 2021 edition of the physical Guinness World Records book and in the meantime, her , Genius Productions, is currently working on another film, “StepMonster.”