Eve to Star in ABC Hip-Hop Drama ‘Queens’
Written by B87FM on February 20, 2021
Eve is headed again to tv.
The rapper has landed a starring function within the ABC hip-hop drama “Queens.” In keeping with Deadline, the hour-long pilot facilities round 4 estranged and out-of-touch ladies of their 40s who reunite for an opportunity to recapture the celebrity and swagger they’d because the Nasty Bitches, a ’90s group that made them hip-hop legends.
Eve’s character Brianna was Professor Intercourse, certainly one of 4 members of the Nasty Bitches, who rapped about cash, intercourse, and their glamorous way of life. Twenty years later, Brianna is a proud spouse and busy mom of 5. Whereas her life will not be glamorous, Brianna loves her life. However when a chance arises for a reunion together with her former group, Brianna has to determine whether or not or not she nonetheless has the swagger and confidence that made her an icon many years in the past.
Along with starring, Eve will file and carry out authentic music as her character. “Queens” is written and government produced by Zahir McGhee.
The Grammy and Daytime Emmy winner isn’t any stranger to performing. Her film credit embrace the Barbershop franchise, XXX, and Whip It. From 2003-2006, she starred as Shelley Williams on the aptly-titled UPN sitcom “Eve.” She additionally co-hosted 4 seasons of the CBS daytime sequence “The Discuss” earlier than leaving final yr.
Eve, who not too long ago launched her BBC Sounds podcast “Continually Evolving,” hasn’t launched a brand new album since 2013’s Lip Lock. In 2019, she dropped her single “Reload” that includes Konshens.