Empire Star Taraji P. Henson And Octavia Spencer Has Teamed Up For New T.V. Show
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Teamed Up For New T.V. Show
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Fox is planning to release the film Jan. 13, 2017, to coincide with the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.
Allison Schroeder adapted the screenplay, which is based on Margot Lee Shetterly's book of the same name.
Chernin Entertainment with Donna Gigliotti (Silver Linings Playbook) is producing.
Spencer is one of the voices of Disney’s Zootopia and also wrapped The Gift, a drama directed by Marc Webb and starring Chris Evans.
Taraji P. Henson was the first actress confirmed to join the upcoming project. And now the Academy Award-winning Octavia Spencer has been announced as Henson's co-star.