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Fly Interview: Darius McCrary Talks Playing The Legendary Gerald Levert, His Role in John Singleton’s Newest Film, Being in the Studio With Slash and More

Darius McCrary stopped by the studio last week and sat down with SFPL TV to discuss his role in TV One‘s biopic Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story and his various other projects. McCrary portrayed the legendary R&B singer Gerald Levert who unexpectedly passed back in 2006. While speaking on the film the actor touched on Levert’s musical legacy and the impact of Motown on the industry.

McCrary then briefly spoke on his role in John Singleton‘s upcoming FX series Snowfall which takes place during the 1980’s cocaine epidemic, with the pilot expected to premiere later on this year. The Anger Management star also dished on his relationship with co-star Charlie Sheen which led to him getting to work with Slash in the studio. McCrary currently has a new single out “Seasons #GO,” with the album slated to be out later in the year.

Watch Darius McCrary’s full interview with SFPL TV below. As a bonus you can also check out the video for his new single “Seasons #GO” as well.

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Fly Interview: Miki Howard and Teyonah Parris Discuss Howard’s New Biopic and Overcoming Struggles with SFPL TV

Singer Miki Howard and actress Teyonah Parris stopped by the studio earlier last week ago to discuss TV One’s upcoming biopic Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story. 

Parris is charged with playing Howard in the film that examines the talented singer’s career; both the ups and the downs along with her personal struggles. While sitting with SFPL TV the duo discuss the importance of sharing our stories, even our darkness ones in order to uplift and set the example that you are more than your circumstances and can overcome whatever you may be facing.

Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story premieres tonight at 8/7c on TV One as part of their Unsung series. In the meantime watch Howard and Parris talk the film and the process to make it below.

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