Abdul Williams

Gabrielle Dennis to Play Whitney Houston in BET Bobby Brown Biopic

Set to premiere in September 2018, the project began production this week in Atlanta; written by Abdul Williams (Lottery Ticket, The New Edition Story) and directed by Kiel Adrian Scott (Samaria, Darkly).Serving as a biographical "sequel" to January 2017's network ratings record-setter The New Edition Story, BET's The Bobby Brown Story traces Brown's (Woody McClain, reprising[...]

The Bobby Brown Story: Woody McClain Returns For BET Miniseries

Following up on the ratings success of BET's miniseries The New Edition Story, McClain will reprise his role as the R&B/pop singer in the network's two-part followup miniseries, The Bobby Brown Story.Stepping back into their The New Edition Story roles, writer Abdul Williams and executive producer Jesse Collins pick up Bobby Brown's story at the[...]