Gabrielle Union to Produce ‘Breaking In’ Drama
Gabrielle Union is set to return to the big screen early next year. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Being Mary Jane actress will star in and executive-produce the upcoming home invasion thriller Breaking In. The Will Packer production will reportedly begin shooting this fall, and follows the travails of a single mother who turns the tables on her attackers after they break into her home.
Gabrielle Union: We’re Going to Need More Wine
Actress Gabrielle Union is set to release her first book this fall via Harper Collins Publishing. The Being Mary Jane star announced the news herself via Instagram, sharing the above cover and message with fans: “Throughout my life, I’ve often wondered aloud ‘How the hell did I end up here?’ Why me? Not sure I’ve ever found all the answers to the questions, but in this book, I share my journey… the good, the bad, and the WTF. You will definitely need more wine for this.”
New York & Company Unveils ‘Being Mary Jane’ Clothing Line
Gabrielle Union is getting her own fashion line, courtesy of her new job as Brand Ambassador for New York & Company’s 7th Avenue Design Studio. According to published reports, Gabrielle will launch an exclusive line with NY&C inspired by her Being Mary Jane character: Mary Jane Paul; followed by another namesake collection to be unveiled in August.
Critics Come for Gabrielle Union’s ‘Flawless Hair’
While I am sure Gabrielle Union’s new Flawless haircare line has been a huge success since its launch last week, it has not come without a bit of controversy for its creator. Since unveiling the collection via Instagram, Gabrielle has been inundated with complaints from people who think she’s simply trying to make a quick buck from the booming natural hair movement- while not actually wearing her natural hair. Gabby has also been taken to task for her vague use of the phrase “textured hair,” as well as the models she chose to use in the company’s advertisements.
February Covers Featuring Gabrielle Union and Taraji P. Henson
Gabrielle Union and Taraji P. Henson are both gracing February magazine covers. Gabrielle lands her first solo cover for Women’s Health magazine, while Taraji is sharing the cover of W with model Kate Moss, actress/singer Jennifer Lopez, designer Donatella Versace and actress/producer Jessica Chastain.
Gabrielle Union Cast in ‘The Public’ Film
Per published reports, actress Gabrielle Union has signed on to appear in the upcoming dramedy The Public. Via the Hollywood Reporter, Gabrielle will join a cast that already includes Alec Baldwin, Jena Malone, Che Smith, and Taylor Schilling. Emilio Estevez reportedly penned the script and will also act as the film’s director.
‘Being Mary Jane’ Returns January 10th + Adds New Cast Members
Good news Being Mary Jane fans, BET has set January 10th as the premiere date for the show’s long-awaited fourth season. As previously reported, the show’s return was up in the air for most of the summer due to dwindling ratings and the departure of show creator Mara Brock Akil.
Gabrielle Union Brings Love & Light to Invicta Watches
Actress Gabrielle Union is back and ready to unveil her latest line of Invicta watches. The Being Mary Jane star teamed up with the luxury timepiece maker earlier this year to create an exclusive line of designer watches bearing Gabrielle’s name. The Love & Light Collection has so far released thirty-six designs and will unveil twelve more this week at an exclusive preview being held at the World Trade Center.