Gabrielle Union Books Another Gig
A TV movie based on the 1994 animated film The Lion King is in the works, and Being Mary Jane actress Gabrielle Union will reportedly be voicing the character of Nala.
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar will also see the return of James Earl Jones and the addition of Rob Lowe who will be voicing the character of Simba.
In addition to her voice-over duties, Gabrielle is also in the midst of shooting Sleepless Night with Jamie Foxx. Her 2016 film The Birth of a Nation is also in pre-production, and her BET drama Being Mary Jane is set to start shooting again in October.
Candids: Gabrielle Union Hits the Streets of New York
Being Mary Jane actress Gabrielle Union was spotted on the streets of New York City today, reportedly leaving a meeting at her publicist’s office in the meatpacking district.
Gabrielle has a lot to promote in the upcoming months. Not only has her BET series been picked up for another year, she has also landed three new movie roles: The Birth of a Nation, Keanu and Sleepless Nights which reunites her with her Breakin’ All the Rules co-star Jamie Foxx.
Being Mary Jane actress Gabrielle Union is set to star in two film releases in 2016: Sleepless Night with Jamie Foxx and Keanu, which stars comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele.
Sleepless Night is a remake of the French film Nuit Blanche and tells the story of a corrupt cop who must retrieve a bag of drugs in order to rescue his son whose been taken by a murderous drug lord. Gabrielle will play Foxx’s ex-wife. This will be the second time the pair have teamed up on the big screen. They first appeared together in the Sony Pictures 2004 romantic comedy Breakin’ all the Rules.