Issa Rae’s ColorCreative is about to produce a dramedy in improvement at Quibi from author Brittani Nichols, Selection has realized completely.
Titled “Toothbrush,” the sequence follows Rae. A queer girl dwelling on the east facet of Los Angeles, she struggles to discover steadiness and limits with Emma, her ex-girlfriend turned finest good friend whose condominium she finds herself staying over most of the time. As the 2 of them pursue their particular person skilled and romantic aspirations, the codependent nature of their relationship forces them to confront their emotions for one another, begging the query, “Can two exes ever actually simply be associates?”
ColorCreative’s Deniese Davis will govt produce together with Ravi Nandan of A24. A24 will function the studio behind the sequence.
Nichols most just lately labored as a author and performer on the Emmy-nominated HBO comedy sequence “A Black Woman Sketch Present.” Her different writing credit embrace “Take My Spouse,” “Drop the Mic,” and the function “Suicide Kale,” which she additionally starred in and produced. As an actor, her credit embrace “Clear” and “Take My Spouse.”
She is repped by First Friday Leisure and attorneys Lev Ginsburg and Grace Kallis.
ColorCreative was based in 2014 by Rae and Davis to create an business pipeline for ladies and minority writers. The corporate at the moment has a multi-picture manufacturing take care of Columbia Photos to develop tasks from individuals of coloration from numerous backgrounds.
(Pictured: Brittani Nichols)