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USA | Jun 6, 2024

Taraji P Henson to star in new Tyler Perry film ‘Straw’

ABIGAIL BARRETT

ABIGAIL BARRETT / Our Today

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Tyler Perry, Photo Source: Instagram, @tylerperry

In an exciting development for black film lovers, Tyler Perry has announced that he will be writing and directing a new Netflix original film titled ‘Straw’ with a star-studded cast.

The announcement was made on Wednesday (June 5), creating a buzz across social media platforms.

‘Straw’ will feature an impressive cast, including Taraji P. Henson, Sherri Shepherd, and Teyana Taylor.

The film will delve into the life of a single mother who endures a series of unfortunate events.

Taraji P. Henson, Photo Source: Instagram, @tarajiphenson

Known for his compelling storytelling and ability to portray the complexities of human emotions sns the American black experience, Perry’s new project is highly anticipated. This narrative promises to resonate with many viewers, touching on themes of resilience and perseverance amidst adversity.

Taraji P. Henson is also renown for her powerful performances in both television and film, and with this leading role, the expectations are at an all time high.

Tyler Perry with Sherri Shepherd. Photo Source: Instagram, @sherrieshepherd

Joining her are Sherri Shepherd, a versatile actress and comedian, and Teyana Taylor, a multi-talented performer known for her work in music, acting, and dance. The trio and their other co-stars are expected to deliver memorable performances under Perry’s adept direction.

Teyana Taylor, Photo Source Instagram @teyanataylor.

The collaboration with Netflix signifies another big venture for Perry, who has previously partnered with the streaming giant on various projects.

The movie is expected to be no exception to Perry’s usual storytelling style.

As production details unfold, fans are eagerly awaiting more information about the film’s release date and additional cast members.

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