So what, who cares. Girlfriend is going to get noticed one way or another, which is why she now has her eye on Hollywood.
Banks is going to star as Coco in a new movie titled Coco – so it will be all about her! – that the RZA is getting ready to direct. The Brooklyn-set drama will center will center on an aspiring twentysomething rapper who wants a career in hip-hop but is at that crossroads lots of people arrive at (you know, the one about parents wanting ya to finish college and s---). In trying to be a good girl, she enrolls in school, where she discover her true calling as a spoken-word artist.
Common, Jill Scott, and Lorraine Toussaint (Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black) are set to co-star.