Vivica A. Fox, DeRay Davis, Darrin Dewitt Henson added to ‘Chocolate City’

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Vivica A. Fox, DeRay Davis, Darrin Dewitt Henson added to ‘Chocolate City’
Posted by Wilson Morales

September 2, 2014

Chocolate City cast

With production ready to wrapped on Jean-Claude LaMarre‘s male stripper film, ‘Chocolate City,’ Blackfilm.com has learned that Vivica A. Fox, DeRay Davis, Carmen Electra, Darrin DeWitt Henson, Robert Ri’chard, and Ginuwine are also part of the film.

The story follows a young man’s immersion in the world of the exotic male dancer. His star quickly rises and he becomes the main attraction of the club – Chocolate City. The film is being seen as the urban version of “Magic Mike.

Already announced were rapper-actor Romeo Miller, AKA Lil’ Romeo, in the lead role, along with Michael Jai White, Tyson Beckford, and Eurika Pratts. 

Miller will play Devin, a young college student who’s lured into the world of male exotic dancing to pay the bills. White will play owner of a male strip club who convinces Devin to give amateur night a whirl, while Beckford plays Adrian, the club’s former star attraction who finds his popularity fading as the new kid starts to steal the spotlight. Pratts is Carmen, Devin’s girlfriend who has issues with his new career.

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Fox plays Devin’s mom, struggling with the bills at home, while Davis plays his older brother and set the comedic tone for the movie. Carmen Electra plays the resident DJ at the club. Genuine plays one of the featured dancers at the club who gives the manager an ultumatum -” pay me more or I’ll dance at another club.” Dewitt Henson plays another dancer who is reshuffled in the roster, to make room for a new young star, played by Ri’chard.

LaMarre will produce the film through his Nulite production company along with actor Gabriel Casseus, Robert Aaronson, and Rozina Negusei of Zanar Entertainment.

Here are a few set photos that some of the cast have posted on their instagram accounts.


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