Steve Harris, Naturi Naughton, Lela Rochon, Hosea Sanchez, and Collins Pennie will headline the BET original film. Actress Regina King will make her directorial debut with the film.
Roger Bobb of Bobbcat Films has also come on-board to co-produce the film along with Royal Ties, the company King runs with her sister, Reina King and Queen Latifah‘s Flava Unit Company. The film is based on Billingsley‘s 2005 novel of the same name. Actress-screenwriter Crystal Garrett penned the adaptation.