Eva Marcille goes from ‘Housewives’ to playing a madam

“She runs town of Atlanta, she has a number of companies,” Marcille instructed CNN. “She is a enterprise girl at coronary heart. Her entire aim in life is to be very profitable by constructing an empire.”

The character does that by the use of a nightclub referred to as “Eden,” which options male dancers and the place “all issues which can be forbidden are allowed.”

“That is what this present actually is,” Marcille stated. “It is boss girls, working town with males serving as their playthings.”

It is positively a totally different vibe for Marcille, who first discovered fame years in the past on “America’s Subsequent High Mannequin” and extra just lately appeared on “The Actual Housewives of Atlanta.”

Marcille stated is thrilled to be engaged on the Tyler Perry collection during which she will get to play den mom to a group of male strippers.

“I like the truth that I’m their protector, I am their supplier, I am the one they go to after they’re in bother,” Marcille stated of her character. “I additionally love the truth that I get to present as a girl an outlet for different highly effective girls.”

The collection is predicated on the 2014 in style ebook “Girls Night time,” written by Christian Keyes who additionally serves as a author on the present.

He instructed CNN he initially wrote it as a script in 2010, completed it in 2011, “began pitching it and acquired a bunch of noes,” wrote the novel in 2014, tried pitching it once more as a present in 2015 and has lastly seen his imaginative and prescient come to fruition all these years later.

“It landed the place it was supposed to, Tyler Perry’s studios,” Keyes stated. “He has a crew of rockstar Black girls over there — I name them ‘The Avengers’ — and so they took what I wrote and challenged me to make it one thing even higher.

“It is nice to see what it is turn out to be, it is the place it is supposed to be and I am excited to see the place it goes,” Keyes stated.

Marcille is hoping it goes within the course of offering a enjoyable escape for audiences.

“Soar into our world, play in our world,” she stated. “I actually need to encourage girls to be who you need to be in your reality. We do not have to cowl it up anymore.”

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