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Queen Latifah Set To Star And Produce Teen Film 'Paper Chase'

By: Kayla Reyes

The multi-talented Queen Latifah will star and executive produce the teen comedy movie Paper Chase!

The movie follows a teenage girl named Alicia from New Orleans who is “ready to reinvent herself at the fictional Kensington University in Atlanta. When Alicia can’t pay her tuition fees, she and her cash-strapped mom, Valerie, must find a way to get the funds. With help from her best friend Jamilla, Alicia plans to throw a rager to raise the money to keep her college dream alive.”

Queen Latifah and Shakim Compere's Flavor Unit production company is teaming with aGunpowder & Sky for the teen comedy. Angela Tucker will direct the film and Lauren Domino will produce. They are both the creators of Paper Chase. Loretha Jones will also be joining to produce the film.

Latifah expressed, "This film is exactly what we love to do, make fun and energetic projects that audiences have a blast going to see. Lauren Domino and Angela Tucker are such great talents and we can’t wait to get started.”