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#QueenLatifah and #JillScott will star in a new Lifetime original film about the water contamination crisis that has been going on in Flint, MI.
According to Deadline, Queen Latifah will serve as an executive producer alongside, Craig Zadan, Neil Meron and Katie Couric.
Directed by Bruce Beresford and written by Barbara Stepansky, the film was inspired by the Time Magazine cover story, “The Toxic Tap,” by Josh Sanburn.
According to the synopsis, the story will follow "the true story of three women from Flint who sought justice following the wrongdoing committed against the residents of the city who were unknowingly drinking and using lead-laden water.” _____________________________________
Jill Scott will play one of the three activists, along with #BetsyBrandt and #MarinIreland. Queen Latifah will play a “fourth resident, fighting to expose the poisoning of the community during the—read more at TheShadeRoom.com