The Mahalia Jackson Story/Mahalia!

Mahalia Jackson (October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was referred to as “The Queen of Gospel.”  Possessing a contralto voice she became one of the most influential gospel vocalists in the world and was heralded internationally as a singer and civil rights activist. On August 12, 2020, Deadline reported that Grammy-winning singer and actress…

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Wendy Williams: The Movie

a/k/a Wendy Williams:  The Hot Topic Release Date:  1/30/21; Lifetime Genre:   Biography Rating:  NR Director:  Darren Grant Studio(s):  Front Street Productions Running Time:  Unknown Cast:  Ciera Payton (Wendy Williams), Morocco Omari (Kevin Hunter), Rothaford Gray (Thomas Sr. Williams), Liza Huget (Shirley Williams). Story:  Talk show host Wendy Williams executive produces the biopic on her life, revealing…

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Salt-N-Pepa

Release Date:  1/23/21; Lifetime Genre:  Biography Rating:  NR Director:  Mario VanPeebles Studio(s):  Lifetime Cast:   G. G. Townson, Laila Odom, Monique Paul, Jermel Howard, Cleveland Berto. Story:  Salt-N-Pepa details the journey of Queensborough Community College students Cheryl “Salt” James and Sandra “Pepa” Denton as they enter the world of rap and hip hop, after recording a song for…

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Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding

Release Date:  11/28/20; Lifetime Genre:  Romance/Holiday Rating:  NR Director:  Sharon Lewis Studio(s):  Front Street Pictures, Lifetime Television Running Time:  Unknown Cast:  Kelly Rowland, Thomas Cadrot, Debbi Morgan, Bresha Webb, Latonya Williams, Jaime M. Callica, Nathan Witte, Chris Shields. Story:  Lifetime’s first-ever Christmas sequel! Once again, we follow Jacquie Liddle (Kelly Rowland), as she and Tyler (Thomas Cardot)…

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Let’s Meet Again On Christmas Eve

Release Date:  12/5/20; Lifetime Genre:  Romance/Holiday Rating:  NR Director:  Jeff Beesley Studio(s):  Julijette, Lifetime Television Running Time:  Unknown Cast:  Kyla Pratt, Brooks Darnell Story:  When college sweethearts, Corinne (Kyla Pratt) and Rob (Brooks Darnell), get opportunities on opposite sides of the world, they decide to part ways and meet again in two years on Christmas Eve to…

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The Christmas Edition

Release Date:  11/15/20; Lifetime Genre:  Holiday/Romance Rating:  NR Director:  Peter Sullivan Studio(s):  Hybrid, Wholesome Movies, Lifetime Television Running Time:  Unknown Cast:  Carly Hughes (Jackie), Rob Mayes (Finn), Marie Osmond (Melanie), Aloma Wright (Edna) Story:  It’s Christmas time and Jackie, an up and coming journalist, finds that her life is at a crossroads. She’s just broken up…

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