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 »
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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 »
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 »
ABC/Brian Bowen SmithViola Davis is making her way to the White House.
Showtime has given a series order to the ant…
Viola Davis has won and Oscar, Emmy and many other awards for acting, but she admits that her newest role of former First Lady Michelle Obama has her ‘a little scared!’ “I’m a little scared…I’ve met Michelle Obama and…exactly what you think she is, she is. She’s awesome,” Davis said to ET. “She’s awesome in… Read more »
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 »