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Coke Daniels has released the first trailer for his forthcoming thriller, Karen.

Orange is the New Black” alum Taryn Manning is producing and starring in the film as Karen White, a racist and entitled white woman in the South who terrorizes her new African-American neighbors

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When Malik (Cory Hardrict), a community activist in Atlanta, and his wife, Assata (Jasmine Burke), become Karen’s new neighbor, she makes it her personal mission to remove them from the neighborhood, by any means necessary.

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However, Assata and Malik don’t have time for this and aren’t going down without a fight.

Watch the trailer below:

Writer and director Coke Daniels took to Instagram to share these thoughts before Karen is released to the world:

As we round the home stretch on Karen, it’s hard to believe it was only one year ago that I wrote that ominous name on the title page. It’s been a long and bumpy road to bring this joint to fruition. So many obstacles to overcome. I just wanted to stop and thank all of the supporters from around the globe. Your love and light has given me the energy to fight the good fight! Particularly a young man from Uganda who DM’d me a while back and simply said “The world is waiting to see Karen, Mr Daniels.” 😢 🙏🏼 She’s coming! It’s not just a film, it’s a crusade! 🤓✊🏼🎥🎞🚀

See his original post below.

Do you plan to check out the film when it is released?