Deadline reports that Mo’Nique will star in an upcoming film with Isaiah Washington, Blackbird. The picture revolves around the struggles adults face in the search to become the most honest version of who they are.

The feature film will be directed by Patrick Ian Polk and produced by Mo’Nique and her hubby, Sidney Hicks.

If you’d like to get a head start on the film read the book the film’s based on, Blackbird by Larry Duplechan.

SALUTE: YBF/Deadline

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