The Shakespearean tragedy, which is set to take place in New York, will follow a young waitress who falls in love with a musician . Although both of their lifestyles and family beliefs are different, this film proves that no obstacles can attempt to stop the love they have for one another.
The film is directed by Solvan “Slick” Naim, known for directing Power, The Get Down, and Snowfall.
Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Entertainment company will produce the film, while Will Smith takes on the role as executive producer via his Overbrook Entertainment company. This new musical will be a great addition to the black content presented on Netflix.
As of right now there is no release date, but we will be keeping an eye out for when this film drop!