Actors Issa Rae and Laura Dern will star in and government produce the HBO restricted collection The Dolls.
In accordance to Deadline, the collection will likely be impressed by the Christmas Eve riots over Cabbage Patch dolls, which happened in two Arkansas cities in 1983. The Dolls will study how race and sophistication have an effect on the thought of being a “good mom.”
Rae will write the collection, together with Laura Kittrell and fellow Insecure author Amy Aniobi. It’s in improvement below Jaywalker Photos, the manufacturing firm of Dern and Jayme Lemons.
Earlier this 12 months, Rae obtained Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for her collection Insecure, which was not too long ago renewed for a fourth season on HBO. The event of The Dolls will assist the author/actor/producer proceed her quest to change how dark-skinned ladies are portrayed in Hollywood.
Dern is not any stranger to the premium community. She not too long ago completed manufacturing on Season Two of Huge Little Lies, a collection which earned her a Primetime Emmy and a Golden Globe award.