The Incredible Jessica James to Debut on Netflix
Actress/comedian Jessica Williams has moved on from her days as a Daily Show correspondent. The 27-year old Los Angeles native has bigger fish to fry now- namely starring in her first original Netflix movie. The Incredible Jessica James will debut next month, July 28th, and stars Jessica as an inspiring New York playwright who takes on odd jobs to make ends meets. Along the way she’ll tackle Tinder dates, an array of eclectic friends, and those annoying subway manspreaders.
Taraji P Henson to Star in ‘She’s Living My Life’
Actress Taraji P. Henson is once again teaming up with writer/producer Tyler Perry. According to published reports, the Empire star has landed the lead role in Tyler’s upcoming film She’s Living My Life. The project is already in production and has a release date of March 30, 2018 (Easter Weekend).
LaTavia Roberson Releases New EDM Single
LaTavia Roberson previews new music for fans. The former Destiny’s Child singer took to Instagram earlier today to share snippets of her new EDM single titled Best Time of Your Life. The Bipolarbeatz-produced track will act as a promotional single, though LaTavia does not say for what. She’s been hinting at releasing a solo album for a while now, so maybe this is her way of testing the waters.
Tika Sumpter Nabs Lead Role in ‘The Pages’
While she may have lost the opportunity to topline her own show after CBS failed to pick up her 313 pilot, actress Tika Sumpter is still a hot commodity in Hollywood. In addition to her gig on The Haves and Have Nots, Tika has also secured two new acting roles, including the lead in the upcoming political thriller The Pages.
Meagan Good to Star in ‘Motivated Seller’
With her Hulu adaptation of Foxy Brown reportedly nixed by the network, actress Meagan Good is once again focusing her attention on the big screen. According to published reports, the former Deception star will be joining actors Michael Ealy and Dennis Quaid in the upcoming psychological thriller Motivated Seller.