Screenwriter/producer Tonya Lewis Lee brought her family to Martha’s Vineyard yesterday for a special screening of her upcoming Hallmark Channel film “The Watsons Go to Birmingham.” Filmmaker Spike Lee was on hand to support his wife, who presented the film to about 300 guests at the Tabernacle.
Directed by Kenny Leon, “The Watsons Go to Birmingham” stars Anika Noni Rose, David Alan Grier, Skai Jackson, LaTanya Richardson, Wood Harris, Pauletta Washington, Bryce Jenkins and Harrison Knight. The film premieres September 20 at 8pm ET/PT on the Hallmark Channel.
Lifetime has an excited slate of upcoming holiday movies including the original film, Kirk Franklin’s The Night Before Christmas starring Naturi Naughton, Lorea Turner and Luke James. The film is set to premiere Saturday, December 10th on Lifetime at 8PM ET....