Benjamin Bratt has been cast in Lee Daniel’s musical pilot on Fox. Check out the news below!
Benjamin Bratt is set to co-star opposite Queen Latifah in Fox’s untitled pilot fromEmpire co-creator Lee Daniels (aka Star). Co-written by Daniels and Tom Donaghy and directed by Daniels, the pilot follows three young women (Jude Demorest, Ryan Destiny, Brittany O’Grady), who form a girl group with hopes of making it big in the music industry, and the choices with which they’re faced along the way. Bratt will play Jahil, a talent manager with impeccable taste, a hidden life and a drive for redemption who believes his new client Star (Demorest) and her group are his ticket back to the top. Queen Latifah plays Carlotta, a former client and flame of Jahil’s who now owns an Atlanta beauty salon and is a surrogate mother to the three girls.