Posts Tagged: Showtime

Madea

Madea Prequel ‘Mabel’ in the Works

Madea may have retired, but her story is far from over. A Madea prequel is now in the works over at Showtime.   The prequel will tell the story of Mabel Simmons, a 20-something who moved to Atlanta in the 70s, and how she became the Madea that we all know and love.   The series of… Read more »

Actress Regina Hall Expands Her Film Production Resume

Actress Regina Hall is expanding big and small screen production resume after a new deal Showtime. Variety reports, Hall will create and produce television projects through her production company, Rh Negative.  Her goal is to bring diverse narratives to a wider audience. “I am excited to call Showtime home,” she said in a statement, according to the news outlet…. Read more »

Regina Hall

Regina Hall Lands Deal With Showtime

Congratulations to Black Monday star Regina Hall on landing a first-look deal with Showtime.  The deal will allow Regina to produce and develop new shows through her Rh-Negative production company.   According to sources, Hall is already poised to produce and star in an hour-long comedy special under the new deal. You can see Hall on the small… Read more »

Viola Davis To Play Michelle Obama In New Series!

Goodbye Annalise Keating…hello Michelle Obama! Oscar winner Viola Davis has nabbed the role of a lifetime playing former First Lady Michelle Obama. Davis will portray Obama in the anthology series First Ladies which is in development at Showtime. First Ladies is a one-hour drama that will focus on the political and personal lives of some… Read more »