‘She’s Gotta Have It’ to Become a TV Show


“It’s really about control, my body, my mind. Who was going to own it? Them? Or me? I’m not a one-man woman. Bottom line.”
-Nola Darling

Spike Lee’s very first film, 1986’s “She’s Gotta Have It,” is set to become a full-fledged TV show.

According to published reports, Spike Lee has partnered with Showtime to turn the film into a half hour weekly series.

The original film starred first-time actress Tracy Camilla Johns and revolved around her character Nola Darling, a sexually independent young woman who has her hands full juggling three different lovers.
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