Uzo Aduba, Aunjanue Ellis, and Sanaa Lathan are set to star in Searchlight Pictures’ adaptation of Tina Mabry’s “The Supremes At Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat.”
The film follows three best friends dubbed “The Supremes,” who have weathered life’s storms together for two generations through marriage and children, happiness and the blues, find their paths at a crossroads that test their lifelong bond.
Mabry will direct. Gina Prince-Bythewood penned the script, with revisions by Mabry.
Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen’s Temple Hill Entertainment is producing, with Production Heads DanTram Nguyen and Katie Goodson-Thomas overseeing for Searchlight, along with Director of Production Zahra Phillips and Creative Executive Apolline Berty.
Aduba was recently nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for her performance in HBO’s In Treatment. She also starred in FX’s mini-series Mrs. America, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award.
Ellis was Oscar-nominated for her performance in King Richard. Other credits include The Help, Men of Honor and Undercover Brother.
Lathan recently earned an Emmy nomination for best guest star on HBO’s hit series Succession.