The actress shared the latest on her new show, Orange Is the New Home, which will air exclusively on Netflix starting June 6.
The series, about a young woman struggling to make it in America after being adopted from Ethiopia, is set to premiere on the streaming service in the summer of 2019.
The show will also be released on DVD and Blu-ray this fall.
“I think the only thing I’m doing that hasn’t been done in this country before is that I’ve been able to be myself, and I’ve had my mom help me navigate that,” Coon said.
“I’ve been lucky enough to have my mom and dad make me feel like I was a kid, so I don’t really feel like a teenager.
I’m just trying to be the best version of myself.””
Orange is The New Home” airs Mondays at 10 p.m.
ET/PT on Netflix.