Some connections should never be made. BET+ has released the official trailer for Lee Daniels‘ forthcoming thriller, The Reading, starring Mo’Nique.
About The Film (via ET):
Emma Leeden is an author who recently lost her husband and two children during a home invasion.
A year after the incident, Emma is still deeply scarred by the events and keeps away from the public in a fortified home. When she decides to detail the horrific experience in her new book, Invasion, her manager arranges a staged reading to generate press and hires a medium, Sky Brown (Chasity Sereal), to lead.
Although Emma doesn’t buy into Sky’s connection with the spirits, she’s quickly proven wrong when the medium is possessed by a dark spirit presenting itself as one of Emma’s daughters. Trapped in the author’s home, the group faces off against a terrifying force that they can’t get away from. Watch the trailer above.
Mo’Nique, Chasity Sereal, Denisha Hardeman, Ian Haywood, Charlene Brown, Lisa Alavi, and Sara Alavi also star in the BET+ thriller written and directed by Courtney Glaudé.
February 2, 2023, on BET+
Watch The Trailer:
The Reading is Lee Daniels and Mo’Nique’s first project together since their very public feud.
The Oscar-winning actress and her husband, Sidney Hicks, are executive producers of the film.
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