According to Deadline, Lynn Whitfield has been cast in Netflix’s upcoming comedy film Nappily Ever After. Based on the book of the same title by Trisha R. Thomas, Whitfield is playing Violet’s mother (Sanaa Lathan) named Paulette. Directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour, Lathan are also producing the film. Filming is set to start this month in Atlanta.
Variety shared the season 2 trailer for OWN’s Greenleaf. Starring by Merle Dandridge, Keith David and Lynn Whitfield. Aside from executive producing the series Oprah Winfrey also played a recurring role. She’s expected to make an on-screen return. The second season premieres on March 15. You can watch the trailer below.