EXCLUSIVE: Quibi has put in improvement Black Espresso, a single-camera comedy from author Morgan Cooper, L.A.’s Most interesting star Gabrielle Union and her I’ll Have One other manufacturing firm, in addition to Sony Photos TV, the place Union and I’ll Have One other are underneath a deal.
Written, directed and government produced by Cooper, in Black Espresso, after an harm derails his possibilities of going professional, a former basketball star from Kansas Metropolis turns into a nationwide barista champion. He decides to maneuver again dwelling and open a espresso store in his previous neighborhood, hoping to revitalize the struggling neighborhood.
Union and I’ll Have One other’s head of improvement Holly Fleischer government produce. Sony Photos TV is the studio. Like the remainder of Union’s enterprise, I’ll Have One other is constructed on giving alternative via storytelling to probably the most marginalized teams within the trade.
Union is coming off a yearlong stint as a decide on NBC’s America’s Acquired Expertise. The circumstances surrounding her ousting from AGT for allegedly difficult the present’s “poisonous tradition,” have triggered an NBC investigation following and an outpouring of assist for Union.
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Union stars in and government produces Spectrum’s hit sequence L.A.’s Most interesting, which is heading into its second season. Previous to that, she headlined and government produced BET’s drama sequence Being Mary Jane, which ran for 4 seasons. She most just lately produced and starred in Common thriller Breaking In. Union is repped by CAA, Atlas Artists and Felker Toczek Suddleson Abramson
Cooper is repped by CAA and Artists First.
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