Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

'Black Girl In Paris' Currently In Production With Tracey Heggins

by Sergio
September 24, 2012 8:40 AM
  • |

Last week, we found out about an under-the-radar film project currently in production titled Black Girl in Paris, based on the book by Shay Youngblood that supposedly stars Tracy Heggins from Medicine for Melancholy, LUV and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2.

We searched and couldn't cornfirm it. There's not even a listing for the project on

Fortunately, Emmanuel came across this video interview (below) with British actress Zaraah Abrahams, who is co-starring with Heggins in the film, and which confirms that the project is indeed currently in production.

However no word yet as to who is directing for the film, who the screenwriter is, or who's producing it, although I've come across some info that states actress Ashley Brown is one of the producers.

Of course, it goes without saying that once we find out more information about this film we'll pass it along to you.

  • |

More: Tracy Heggins

Free Indie Movies and Documentaries    


  • ALM | September 24, 2012 8:40 PMReply

    Headed to to get more info on the original book.......

  • Jeni | September 24, 2012 3:23 PMReply

    *reminds self to get old paperbacks out of storage*
    Awesome! I enjoyed reading that book as a young adult. If I remember correctly, the main character was complex and the book had a nuanced sensuality about it. If done right, it has the potential to be something that could break new ground in black cinema.

  • NinaG | September 24, 2012 11:46 AMReply


  • BloominLotus | September 24, 2012 11:17 AMReply

    YES! I'm so happy to read that this wonderful book will be turned into a film. This book changed my life!

Follow Shadow and Act

Email Updates

Most "Liked"

  • Denzel Washington, Antoine Fuqua Take ...
  • Watch 'Inside Africa's' Trip to Kenya ...
  • Emmy Trophies Will Be Handed Out Tonight. ...
  • 'Short Term 12' Star Keith Stanfield ...
  • Caribbean Film VOD Platform STUDIO ANANSI ...
  • 'Black Jesus' Saves the TV Sitcom
  • Donald Glover is Spider-Man (aka Miles ...
  • Muted, Black & White First Trailer for ...
  • Exclusive - Watch 1st Trailer for Nefertite ...
  • Watch 4 Clips From 'Girlfriends' Getaway' ...