‘First Wives Club’ Boss on Expanding the ‘Definition of Beauty’ in Television

Published on Sep 13, 2019

‘First Wives Club’ Boss on Expanding the ‘Definition of Beauty’ in Television

Girls Trip” writer Tracy Oliver says she had a “dream situation” as the creator and executive producer of the new Bet Plus comedy “First Wives Club.”

“When I met with them I said, ‘I love the movie, but it’s not something I’m interested in if I can’t do it with women of color,'” Oliver said at the Tribeca TV Festival in New York City Thursday night. “I can honestly say we went into it with me saying what my parameters were up front, and they agreed to it.”

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Author: Elizabeth Taylor