Rising young actress Imani Pullum has graced not only the Broadway stage, but she is quickly becoming one of the most sought after faces of Tinseltown as well. Pullum has appeared in the third season of Seth MacFarlane’s The Orville: New Horizons, she’ll be seen in the upcoming Apple TV+ thriller Emancipation, she’s appeared on the TV series, All That and many more. Recently, the good news was announced that Pullum will star in the upcoming Amazon Freevee coming-of-age drama by Queen Sono creator Kagiso Lediga.
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In untitled eight-episode project, which is a joint venture between Skybound Entertainment, Sony Pictures Television, and Johannesburg-based producer Diprente, Pullum will portray the lead role of Ella Garder.
Although we don’t quite have a title as of yet, we do have a summary of the action per Deadline.
Created by Lediga, the coming-of-age drama follows 15-year-old Ella, a student at a public school in Oakland, California. Gifted with a flowing tongue, Ella is a weaver of yarns. A skateboarder with a skillful street style, she is a firebrand—defiant and rebellious in nature. Arrested at a protest and facing serious jail time,...