Alicia Keys proves once again her talents know few limits.
Having already won rave reviews over the course of her nearly 20-year career for chart-topping, award-winning music, the 39-year-old raked in acclaim aplenty in 2020 alone for her hosting stint at the GRAMMYs as well as her best-selling book, ‘More Myself.’
Most recently setting her sights on producing projects for the small screen (namely Netflix’s ‘Work It’ as we reported here), the diva’s re-teaming with the streaming giant for a forthcoming romantic comedy.
Taking to press and Twitter Tuesday (August 11), Netflix announced Keys will produce the yet-titled project through her AK Worldwide label.
Directed by ‘Dear White People’ and ‘On My Block’ director Steven Tsuchida, the forthcoming film will star singer-actress Christina Milian, comedian-actor Jay Pharoah, Sinqua Walls, and more.
“The story centers around an aspiring pop star, Erica, who ends up as the entertainment at her ex-fiancé’s wedding after reluctantly taking a gig at a luxurious island resort while in the wake of a music career meltdown. She tries to keep their past relationship a secret from his bride-to-be Beverly, but Erica rediscovers her feelings for her ex, Jason, despite his brother Caleb’s attempts to keep them from falling back in love. The question soon becomes will Erica sing at Beverly’s wedding – or her own?”
As of time reported, no official release date is attached to the project.