On Saturday, December 12, 2020, Washington, DC-based OCTET Productions is bringing a full day of film with an exclusive experience of theater directly to entertainment lovers nationwide via television and pay-per-view outlets.
Don’t miss “The Christmas Lottery,” which airs on Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 8PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her. Reginald VelJohnson stars in this BET original drama about a father who requested his three estranged daughters Diedre, Nicole, and Tammy to come home for Christmas for a big announcement…he has won a $10-million-dollar lottery! To get their share, the sisters must repair their broken relationship. But when their dementia-stricken mother, Diane, forgets where she hid the ticket, the Davenport’s are now in a race to find the ticket and fix their family all before Christmas.
Other cast members include Asia’h Epperson (OWN’s Greenleaf), Brave Williams, Candiace Dillard-Bassett (Bravo’s RHoP), Kay Megan Washington, Terayle Hill and internet sensation Lorenzo “Renny” Cromwell. Traci Braxton (WEtv’s Braxton Family Values) makes a cameo appearance. The exceptional cast was directed by Tamika Miller.
BET will also re-air NAACP Image Award nominated, “’Twas the Chaos Before Christmas”, OCTET Productions’s Holiday comedic classic, starring Cynthia Kaye McWillams, Sherri Shepherd, Actor/Comedian Affion Crockett, veteran actress Victoria Rowell, and DC Metro area’s own Malachi Malik, directed by Terri J. Vaughn.
The third offering of the day, is a LIVE Stage play “Love On A Two Way Street”, presented by UMC; Written and Directed by Donald B. Welch with an all-star cast which includes Vanessa Williams, Erica Ash, Dorien Wilson, Tony Rock, Amin Joseph, Darius McCrary, Kiki Haynes and special guest star R&B Superstar Kelly Price.
On the weekend of December 12-13, audiences will have the opportunity to “take their family to the theater” for a LIVE show, right from their living room (or whichever room they elect to watch), choosing to attend various showings and also elect to attend a Virtual Meet and Greet with the cast on Sunday, December 13th at 3pm PST. For tickets visit: https://ABFFplay.com to download the App. Get your tickets in advance to enjoy the theater wherever you are.
Changing times require out of the box thinking and OCTET Productions believes the show must go on!
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