The Flying Squirrel Lands On TV
In honor of Black History Month the biopic on Olympic Gold Medalist Gabrielle Douglas will premier on February 1st on the Lifetime network.
The roles of Gabby has been split between Sydney Mikayla who will play the Olympian during her younger years and ‘Everybody Hates Chris’ starlet Imani Hakim, whom will be Gabby as a teenager. Regina King landed the role of ‘The Flying Squirrel’s’ mother, Natalie Hawkins, and S. Epatha Merkerson will portray Gabby’s grandmother. – Can’t wait!
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