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David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey To Produce Yvonne Orji’s Comedy Series
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David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey To Produce Yvonne Orji’s Comedy Series

Nigerian-British actor David Oyelowo and American media personality Oprah Winfrey will be producing Nigerian-American actress Yvonne Orji’s autobiographical comedy series First Gen. Yvonne revealed this by sharing post from Deadline magazine in an Instagram post on Wednesday. She said five years after been told ‘No’ her series will finally be brought to life with Disney Plus. “Well… when one door closes. God still got a blessin witchyo name on it! The trailer I shot in 2015 for this family sitcom I desperately wanted to create, is what helped me get an audition for @insecurehbo. “FIVE YEARS LATER (after being told “NO” SEV. ER. AL. Times), my lil engine that could, finally has a home with the @disneyplus family. Thank you @davidoyelowo for believing in the dream FROM JUMP, an...