HBO Is Adapting Lydia Diamond's Broadway Play 'Stick Fly' For The Screen (Alicia Keys Producing)

From Shadow and Act Tue Dec 18 2012, 19:13:03

Interesting... An screen adaptation of Lydia R. Diamond's play Stick Fly has been ordered by HBO. You'll recall that a recent Broadway run of the play was produced by Alicia Keys and Reuben Cannon, with Kenny Leon directing, and a cast that included Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Dulé Hill, Mekhi Phifer, Tracie Thoms, and Condola Rashad, who was nominated for a Tony Award (Best Featured Actress) for her performance. As I recall, the play was met with mixed reviews, opening on December 08, 2011, and closing on February 26, 2012. Stick Fly chronicles the a weekend of...

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