Taye Diggs finds his groove in the dream role of Lance Herndon, a real-life Southern hot boy exec, in new BET+ movie LOVE AND MURDER: ATLANTA PLAYBOY.
Taye Diggs Tackles the True Story of Unhappy Tech Millionaire Lance Herndon in Love & Murder: Atlanta Playboy
We are excited to share the trailer for LOVE AND MURDER: ATLANTA PLAYBOY. Taye Diggs stars as Lance Herndon, the multimillionaire Atlanta businessman who was one of the most renowned and key figures in the 1990s Atlanta scene, better known as the golden age of the black elite of Atlanta.
Known for revolutionizing Atlanta’s 911 system and receiving praise as a promising entrepreneur from then-President Bill Clinton, Herndon was also known as a smooth ladies’ man. Now, Diggs delivers an incredible performance as the tech mogul in a retelling of the shocking and sensational story that took Atlanta and the nation by storm when his brutal murder was discovered. The two-part film reconstructs Lance’s life as told by the different actors.
Check out the trailer below:
This really sounds like a juicy story. Who do you think is responsible for the murder?
LOVE AND MURDER: ATLANTA PLAYBOY is based on the book “Redbone: Money, Malice and Murder in Atlanta” by Ron Stodghill. Diggs stars alongside Keesha Sharp, Ciera Payton, Apryl Jones, Ernestine Johnson, Nicole Lyn, Robert Brown, Tye White, Anton Peeples, Yung Joc, Karlie Redd and Yandy Smith.
Part one of LOVE & MURDER: ATLANTA PLAYBOY premieres Thursday 9/21