Multiple Grammy® award nominee Keyshia Cole will executive produce and make her acting debut, playing herself in a new Lifetime biopic, titled “Keyshia Cole: This Is My Story.”
The biopic documents her early days in Oakland honing her musical talents to her rise as a multi-platinum selling recording artist and television personality, to her complicated yet warmhearted relationship with her mother Frankie Lons played by Debbi Morgan (All My Children).
Premiering Saturday, June 24 as part of Lifetime’s celebration of Black Music Month at 8p/7c, “Keyshia Cole: This is My Story” is directed by D’Angela Proctor (Line Sisters) and Manu Boyer (Girl in the Basement) and features a new song recorded by the singer/songwriter titled “Forever is a Thing.”
Ron Fair (left), Keyshia Cole’s long standing A&R and music collaborator, supervised the music. Grammy Award winner Warryn Campbell composed the original score.
Keyshia Cole: This is My Story is produced for Lifetime by Swirl Films and Big Dreams. Executive producers are Eric Tomosunas, Leslie Greif, D’Angela Proctor and Keyshia Cole. Co-Executive Producer is Ron Fair. D’Angela Proctor and Manu Boyer direct from a script written by Angelica Cheri.
Watch the trailer below.
Source: Press release