Gabrielle Union to play lead role in ‘Being Mary Jane’
admin | Tuesday, 3 September 2013 | 1324 Total Views
After losing out on a lead role in ABC’s drama series ‘Scandals’ to fellow actress Kerry Washington, compensation has come for Hollywood bombshell Gabrielle Union, in form of BET hit drama ‘Being Mary Jane’.
The stunning award-winning actress is to star in a lead role in the BET drama series which is set to premiere exclusively on BET International in Africa from September 2013.
A drama series that celebrates the values of family, strength and independence, ‘Being Mary Jane’ takes a look at the complex life of Mary Jane Paul, an independent and successfully modern African American woman as she encounters the highs and lows of balancing life, love, family and a demanding career.
Written by Mara Brock Akil, and directed by Salim Akil, ‘Being Mary Jane’ also stars Richard Roundtree, Margaret Avery, Lisa Vidal, Richard Brooks, and Omari Hardwick. Others are Tika Sumpter, Raven Goodwin, B.J. Britt, Aaron Spears, Latarsha Rose as well as Robinne Lee.