Starring Brittany Hall (Ballers)Demetrius Shipp Jr. (All Eyez on Me, CW’s All American), Stephen Bishop (The Terminal List), Kris D. Lofton (Power Book IV: Force, True to the Game 3), and Elyse Mirto (Dynasty)

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Manny Halley Productions kicked off its 2023 release with the red carpet premiere for their original action/thriller IMANI. Officially airing on Paramount/ VIACOM’s BET and BET+ the high-acclaimed film stars Brittany S. Hall (Ballers) Demetrius Shipp Jr. (All Eyez on Me), Stephen Bishop (The Terminal List), Kris D. Lofton (Power Book IV: Force, True to the Game 3), Elyse Mirto (Dynasty) and Michael Monks (King Saud). The film was produced by Manny Halley, p.g.a., Rodney Turner II, p.g.a. and Yolanda Halley, p.g.a. for A Manny Halley Production and written by Amaleka McCall and Tu-Shonda Whitaker.

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The highly anticipated, star-studded premiere took place in Hollywood at the Chinese Theather. L.A. Jam-packed with Hollywood’s most elite entertainers, filmmakers, directors and executive producers, the event featured several attendees including; Duane Martin (All of US; Deliver Us From Eva); Andra Fuller (True to The Game); Slink Johnson (Black Jesus), Darius McCrary (Family Matters), Chasity Saunders (BET’s Tales), Brittany B (Music Artists), Zay Wilson (Netflix’s Ultimatum), Corey Calliet (Creed, Without Remorse),  and more.

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The Series stars Brittany S Hall as the electrifying Faith Newford. A year after what she thinks was a car accident, a seemingly normal wife and mother slowly recovers from amnesia, only to learn that she is actually a highly sought after Army Special Ops Lieutenant who holds a secret that would blow the lid on a widespread government conspiracy.

Directed by famed music video director Mike Ho, the film takes viewers on the ride of their life with suspenseful, spine-chilling cliffhangers.