Executive Producer: Idris Elba
Producer: Dana Gills, Asha Kamali May, Jeanette McDuffie, Adia Z. May
Director: Jeanette McDuffie
Cast: Asha Kamali, Yanni King, Shauntay Hinton, Faune Chambers, Bryce Wilson, Rob Smith, Charles Divins, Debbie Allen, Lance Gross, Amin Joseph, Emayatzy Corinealdi
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Official Website: milkandhoneyseries.com
Synopsis: Milk + Honey is a dramedy series created for the web that can live limitless within all multi-media channels. It focuses on the spiritual, professional and romantic journeys of four young, ambitious women navigating through the lights, smoke and mirrors of Hollywood. Nia, an aspiring actress on a quest to climb the Hollywood social ladder, tries to remain faithful through it all. Harper, the classic Black American Princess, shakes things up in the agency world. Samirah, an Ivy league educated free spirit and DJ, wants nothing to do with “the life.” Conversely, Farrah, a socialite wild child siren and heiress, is constantly looking for love and acceptance on the scene. the fifth character is the Los Angeles landscape – – it’s culture, music and fashion.
Actor/producer Idris Elba serves as an executive producer for the scripted series. “I decided to get involved with Milk + Honey because of the strong demand for content that is relatable and authentic” states Elba about his involvement with the project, “Brown Paper Dolls has an intuitive way of displaying positive images of women throughout the series.” The series stars Lance Gross (Our Family Wedding, House of Payne), Faune Chambers (Curious Case of Benjamin Button), Bryce Wilson (Beauty Shop), veteran actress Debbie Allen and introduces Asha Kamali.