Octavia Spencer stars as trailblazing hair-care entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker–America’s first female self-made millionaire–in this Netflix 4-part limited series.
It explores the life and times of the beloved cultural icon who overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionized black haircare.
It’s Executive produced by and stars Octavia Spencer, and also details how America’s first self–made millionaire — fought for social change and simultaneously overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand.
Actress Tiffany Haddish, Carmen Ejogo, Garrett Morris, Kevin Carroll, Bill Bellamy star alongside Spencer. Janine Sherman Barrois, Elle Johnson, Maverick Carter, LeBron James, Mark Holder, Christine Holder, Kasi Lemmons, and Jamal Henderson also serve as executive producers. The series will launch March 20.
Definitely a must see. Check out the trailer below: