The story of one woman and her three lovers. TV series based on the film by Spike Lee.

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DeWanda Wise ...  Nola Darling 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Anthony Ramos ...  Mars Blackmon 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Lyriq Bent ...  Jamie Overstreet 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Cleo Anthony ...  Greer Childs 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Chyna Layne ...  Shemekka Epps 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Margot Bingham ...  Clorinda Bradford 16 episodes, 2017-2019
De'Adre Aziza ...  Raqueletta Moss 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Joie Lee ...  Septima Darling 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Fat Joe ...  Winny Win Winford 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Santana Caress Benitez ...  Lourdes 'LuLu' Blackmon / ... 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Ilfenesh Hadera ...  Opal Gilstrap 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Thomas Jefferson Byrd ...  Stokely Darling 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Elvis Nolasco ...  Papo 9 episodes, 2017-2019
Sydney Morton ...  Cheryl Overstreet 9 episodes, 2017-2019
Elise Hudson ...  Rachel 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Heather Headley ...  Dr. Jamison / ... 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Pauletta Washington ...  Miss Ella Chisholm 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Indigo Hubbard-Salk Indigo Hubbard-Salk ...  Skylar Gilstrap / ... 8 episodes, 2017-2019
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The story of one woman and her three lovers. TV series based on the film by Spike Lee.

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The actress that plays Nola Darling starred as Shemeeka in the tv series, Shots Fired. One of Nola's friends in this series is named Shemekka. See more »

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All attempts at something meaningful thwarted by extreme corniness.
28 November 2017 | by DenovotSee all my reviews

Corny is word I hate using but it sums up Spike Lee's attempt at- whatever it was he was trying to achieve with this reboot. Now, it was not completely terrible, it was easy to watch in the background while I worked on my laptop. However, I think I would have turned it off sooner had I been fully paying attention. The acting was overall quite bland. There weren't many fully realized characters in the cast, almost everyone was a shell of clichés. The close ups, especially towards the end were eye rolling. And that finale- I suppose I would've been disappointed if I was expecting something more.

I have a lot of respect for the arts but I didn't need to see this portrayal of another self righteous "starving" Brooklyn artist, who if they spent 5% of the time working some other job as they do pontificating about how the world NEEDS their art... give me a break. Nola is getting a steep discount from her godmother to stay in the gentrified neighborhood she grew up in, and she still doesn't manage to get the rent on time. They constantly talk about her hustle, yet she really isn't ever truly desperate or truly hustling. Now maybe that wasn't the show they wanted to make, but don't pretend putting 5 paintings on your stoop and walking some dogs to continue living solo in a gorgeous brownstone is roughing it. Gentrification is a legitimate issue, and I see the commentary Spike was going for but it fell quite short.

I'm sure some people will enjoy the show, as I said it is not all bad, just was not for me.


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23 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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She's Gotta Have It See more »

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New York City, New York, USA

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