We’ve just learned that actress and comedian, Tiffany Haddish will be joining the cast of Netflix’s limited series, Madam C.J. Walker.
The limited series will be based on A’Leila Bundles’ book titled, On Her Own Grou. Viewers will be able to follow along the journey of Madam C.J. Walker tell the untold story of her life story which will detail her becoming the first black, self-made millionaire!
It was previously announced that this project will be executive produced by Octavia Spencer, LeBron James, Maverick Carter, Christine Holder, and Mark Holder.
Octavia Spencer will also be starring in the film as Madam C.J. Walker.
The cast also includes Carmen Ejogo, Garrett Morris, Kevin Caroll, and Blair Underwood.
Nicole Asher will write the series while Kasi Lemmons will direct it.
Madam C.J. Walker will premiere on Netflix in 2020.
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