Netflix has been on it these past couple of months and now the popular streaming service has just announced yet another exciting new project!
A Madam C.J. Walker limited series is coming and it will star Octavia Spencer!
That’s not all Spencer will be partaking in for the new series, the Oscar award-winning actress will be teaming up to executive produce the show with NBA star, Lebron James.
Janine Serhman Barrois and Elle Johnson are also set to star on the show and legendary philanthropist and entrepreneur, Kasi Lemmons will direct the first episode.
The series will be based off the highly favorited book, Own Her Own Ground by A’Lelia Bundles. It will tell the untold story of mogul, Madam C.J. Walker and how she became America’s first black, self-made millionaire.
Octavia Spencer will star as Sarah Breedlove, famously known as Madam C.J. Walker.
Will you be tuning into Netflix’s new limited series on Madam C.J. Walker? Let us know in the comments below!
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