Black Sails Actress Wants to Soar

When the Black Sails actress was a toddler, she tried to fly. “I climbed up my high chair to get a popsicle, and I fell,” Kennedy remembers, “but my instinct was to flap my arms like a bird.” The memory has become somewhat of a metaphor for her life, she says—and now her dream career is in full flight: The 31-year-old recently wrapped the fourth season of the hit pirate drama on Starz. Her secret? She refuses to outgrow that sky’s-the-limit attitude.

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