Thursday, June 6, 2019

Development News - Tasha Smith Boards Amazon Comedy Pilot 'Good People' Starring Lisa Kudrow and Whitney Cummings

Development News - June 6, 2019

Amazon's Good People.

  • Tasha Smith has been cast on the comedy pilot starring Lisa Kudrow and Whitney Cummings. She previously starred for three seasons in TBS/OWN's For Better or Worse. She has also recurred on FOX's Empire and Starz's Power.
  • She will play Shar Johnson, head of the campus health center. She and Hazel Miller (Cummings) are friends from when they went to college there. Shar is exasperated by PC culture and the focus on performative activism, instead of "real problems such as police brutality and Flint not having clean water.