*Brittany S. Hall, who recurs on the current season of HBO’s “Ballers,” will join Sanaa Lathan in the Netflix romantic comedy “Nappily Ever After,” from director Haifaa Al-Mansour.
As previously reported, the film is based on the novel by Trisha R. Thomas and an original script by Tina Chism. Lathan plays Violet Jones who, after a perm malfunction at the hairdresser, realizes that she isn’t living the life that she really wanted.
Hall will play one of Violet’s best friends in the film, which is currently filming in Atlanta.
Tracey Bing, Marc Platt, Jared Leboff and Lathan are producing, with Benedict Carver, Vincent Cirrincione and Mark Moran as exec producers.
Meanwhile, Hall, from the DC/Maryland area, has been promoted to a series regular for the upcoming fourth season of “Ballers.” Her earliest TV gig was in 2009’s VH1 reality show “Real Chance at Love,” where she was given the name “Hot Wings.’