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BET Releases New Trailer For Lena Waithe’s New Comedy Series ‘Twenties’

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BET has released the first trailer for Twenties, Lena Waithe’s new single-camera comedy series set to premiere in early 2020.

In a first for the network, the eight-episode series follows the adventures of a queer black girl named Hattie, played by newcomer Jonica “JoJo” T. Gibbs (Good Trouble, The Neighborhood), in her first role as a lead; and her two best friends, Marie, played by Christina Elmore (The Last Ship, Insecure, Fruitvale Station), and Nia, played by Gabrielle Graham (On The Basis of Sex, 21 Thunder); as they chase their dreams and live life in their twenties. Cast also includes Sophina Brown as Ida B, and
Big Sean as Tristan.

Guest stars include Jenifer Lewis (Black-ish), Rick Fox, Vanessa Williams, Seth Green, Iman Shumpert, Kym Whitley, Chuey Martinez, Marsha Thomason, and Nazanin Mandi.

Waithe, who’s coming off a successful weekend at the box office for her latest feature Queen & Slim, executive produces with Susan Fales-Hill who will also serve as co-showrunner, Rishi Rajani and Andrew Coles. Justin Tipping directed the pilot and also executive produces.

Check out the trailer.

Source: Deadline

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