Greenleaf

via FirstLadyB: OWN has released the first official trailer for the 4th season of Greenleaf, plus announces premiere date. The network also announced that Greenleaf is moving to Tuesday night’s startingSeptember 3 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Last season, the hit church drama was Wednesday night’s #1 original cable series for African-American women and total viewers and has averaged over […]

via FIrstLadyB: OWN wants to know which church in America has the most faithful Greenleaf fans. The network is running a contest as they prepare for the two night season premiere on August 28th and 29th. “Calling all congregations! Does your church have the most faithful #GREENLEAF fans? We want to see! Take a video and get creative […]

via FirstLadyB: Deborah Joy Winans reveals how she landed the role of Charity Greenleaf on the OWN hit church drama “Greenleaf.” The actress who got her  BFA at Wayne State. Moved to LA and got her MFA from Cal Arts in acting worked hard to get where she is today. Deborah Joy Winans on landing the role of Charity Greenleaf: Via RollingOut: I’ve […]

via FirstLadyB: Greenleaf  OWN dropped another season 3 teaser Tuesday night that focuses on Lady Mae and Bishop Greenleaf fragile marriage.   If the way season 2 left off,  with the Bishop moving out of the mansion, and the addition of Patti LaBelle is any inclination, Lady Mae (played by Lynn Whitfield) is about to wreck havoc. The teaser […]

via FirstLadyB: A screenwriter is suing Oprah Winfrey for allegedly stealing her Greenleaf idea. TMZ, is reporting that Screenwriter  Shannan Lynette Wynn, is claiming that she teamed up with a Pastor to create a Megachurch drama called “Justice & Glory.” Wynn claims they met with Oprah’s team at OWN in fall 2014 and pitched their idea … and got great […]

via FirstLadyB: Let the church say Amen!!! Ms. Patti Labelle will guest star in season 3 of Greenleaf. Ms. Patti will star as Lady Mae’s (played by Lynn Whitfield) long-time friend Maxine Patterson, according to a Tweet from the show. Season 3 of the church drama is in production now, and returns to the network this summer.  Season 2 ended […]

via FirstLadyB: OWN’s ‘Greenleaf’ has released some behind the scenes footage from the making of the season 2 soundtrack showcasing the song played during the credits titled ‘The Judgement.’ In the video, Matthew Head, the music producer for Greenleaf season 2 shares that Lionsgate reached out to him after they couldn’t find a “credits” song that Oprah Winfrey liked. Head goes on to say that Lionsgate and Oprah was  looking for […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. has renewed its original drama series, Greenleaf and has launched a new podcast version of its SuperSoul Sunday series. Greenleaf, from Lionsgate and executive producers Winfrey and Clement Virgo will return for a third season, with the promotion of Rick Fox (journalist Darius Nash) to series regular. The second half of season two will […]

via: gospelflava.com: Get ready to hear great Gospel music as Greenleaf, the popular drama set around the church makes its return to OWN during the month of August.  Intentional, the hit from Grammy nominated and Stellar Award winning songwriter Travis Greene makes it into Season 2 as well as Won’t He Do It, the new […]

It’s been more than nearly two months since the midseason finale of OWN’s Greenleaf, and now the cable net has set mid-August for its return. The drama starring Merle Dandridge, Keith David and Lynn Whitfield focuses on the unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family and their sprawling Memphis megachurch, where scandalous secrets and lies are as numerous […]

The co-creator of OWN’s hit church drama, Greenleaf is not only a white man, but he use to be a minister.  Craig Wright recently spoke at the United Theological Seminary, where he discussed being a white guy capturing the nuances of the black mega church on the show. Here is what Wright had to say […]

Lynn Whitfield stars as Lady Mae in Greenleaf on OWN. The legendary actress talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her role on the show and how the cast decided to handle the story line of her character having an illicit relationship with her father. “I said that maybe this could be a healing […]