Greater than 20 years after the romantic comedy The Finest Man premiered at City World Pageant, forged members and creatives from that 1999 film returned to the competition on Saturday, October 29, with a teaser for The Finest Man: The Closing Chapters.
The Peacock restricted collection, streaming all eight episodes on Thursday, December 22, is the newest chapter within the Finest Man franchise, which additionally contains the 2013 sequel movie The Finest Man Vacation.
“Primarily based on the eponymous Common movie franchise written and directed by Malcolm D. Lee, the collection will meet up with Harper, Robyn, Jordan, Lance, Quentin, Shelby, Candace, and Murch as relationships evolve and previous grievances resurface within the unpredictable levels of midlife disaster meets midlife renaissance,” Peacock says in an outline of the present.
Reprising their roles in these elements, respectively, are Taye Diggs (All American), Sanaa Lathan (Hit & Run), Nia Lengthy (NCIS: Los Angeles), Morris Chestnut (Our Form of Individuals), Terrence Howard (Empire), Melissa De Sousa (Black Lightning), Regina Corridor (9 Good Strangers), and Harold Perrineau (From).
The teaser reveals that Hollywood producers need to flip Harper’s novel, Unfinished Enterprise, right into a film.
(And talking of reveals, followers get an eyeful of Lance within the teaser: He solutions the door in an open bathrobe when Harper and Murch come knocking. “I’d hug you, however, uh, not with that on the unfastened,” Harper quips.)
Lee returned to direct The Finest Man: The Closing Chapters — which filmed in New York, New Jersey, and the Dominican Republic — and he co-developed the Peacock collection with Dayna Lynne North (Insecure). Each Lee and North function showrunners, writers, and govt producers on the present.
The Finest Man: The Closing Chapters, Restricted Collection Premiere, Thursday, December 22, Peacock