BET’s “Sistas” & “Zatima” Star Devale Ellis is having a great year from “Sistas” Season 5, “Zatima” Season 2 and the success of his hit book “We Over Me”!
Now Devale is entering a brand new project for Netflix and the theme is Christmas!
Devale is getting ready to film a brand new Christmas movie. Production is set to begin next week on the new Netflix romantic-comedy, Meet Me Next Christmas, starring Christina Milian and Devale Ellis.
Milian will executive produce and star in “Meet Me Next Christmas,” playing Layla, who, in pursuit of a fairytale romance with the man of her dreams, must race through New York City to get her hands on the hottest ticket in town: the sold out Pentatonix Christmas Eve Concert.”
Kofi Siriboe (“Queen Sugar,” “Insecure”) and Kalen Allen (“An American Pickle,” “With Love”), alongside the Grammy-winning a capella group Pentatonix (Mitch Grassi, Scott Hoying, Kirstin Maldonado, Kevin Olusola and Matt Sallee).
Directed by Rusty Cundieff (“Chappelle’s Show,” “White Water”), “Meet Me Next Christmas” is written by Molly Haldeman and Camilla Rubis (“The Neighborhood,””Malibu Rescue”). Mark Roberts (“The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia,” “Water and Power”) is producing the project, while Simon Lythgoe and Matt Code executive produce alongside Milian.