Cast Includes Maryam Basir, Tanyell Waivers, Antoine Harris, Isaac Stephen Montgomery and more
New York, NY – June 7, 2023 – ALLBLK, the popular streaming service for Black television, from AMC Networks, is set to premiere the second season of its hit legal drama series LACE, on Thursday, June 29. New episodes will be released weekly exclusively on ALLBLK.
After the explosive events of last season, the incomparable Lacey McCullough’s (Maryam Basir) world has been thrown into a downward spiral. This season, Lacey’s enemies are finally closing in, culminated by a large-scale FBI investigation, leaving the future of Lacey and McCullough & Associates hanging in the balance. Lacey’s right-hand man and loyal confidante has departed the firm for good…disappearing without a trace. And after exhausting all appeals, Lacey’s determined to get her mother out of prison, but with the firm in flux she will need to figure out who she can and cannot trust. All whilst her personal relationship is crumbling, and she is in danger of losing custody of her daughter. Though this prolific lawyer is renowned for getting things done…by any means necessary for her rich and powerful clientele, will she be able to work her magic when it’s her own life on the line?Season 2 cast includes Maryam Basir (The Chi), Tanyell Waivers (Queen Sugar), Antoine Harris (The Breaks), Mollie Dolcimascolo (General Hospital), Taylor Bynoe, Isaac Stephen Montgomery (The Gray Man) and Leticia Labelle(What Bitch?). With special guest appearances by Kellita Smith (From Scratch), Leonard Roberts (All American), Terrell Carter (From Scratch) and Norman Towns (Insecure).
LACE is co-created, and executive produced by Katrina Y. Nelson, Adam Starks (Snowpiercer) and Tracy Grant (Lincoln Heights). Michelle Ebony Hardy serves as executive producer and showrunner, alongside Nelson, in association with Kemy Time Productions. Brett Dismuke, Head of Content ALLBLK & WE tv and Nikki Love SVP Development & Original Production, Scripted ALLBLK & WE tv serve as executive producers. And making directorial debuts this season, Keena Ferguson, with Nelson also directing for one episode.
ALLBLK is an invitation to a world of streaming entertainment that is inclusively, but unapologetically – Black. Featuring a diverse lineup of content that spans across genres and generations, the ALLBLK library includes exclusive original series such as A House Divided and Double Cross; must-see independent films, nostalgic Black cinema, popular WE tv originals, lively stage plays, and so much more. ALLBLK is available everywhere streaming services are found – iOS, Android, Amazon Prime Video Channels, Apple TV and Apple TV Channels, Roku and Roku Channels, Amazon Fire TV, YouTube TV, Cox, DISH, Sling TV, Charter and more. At www.ALLBLK.tv, ALLBLK offers a free 7-day trial and thereafter is just $5.99/month or $59.99/year. Keep up with ALLBLK on Facebook at Facebook.com/WatchALLBLK and Twitter/Instagram @WatchALLBLK.
About AMC Networks
AMC Networks is a global entertainment company known for its popular and critically acclaimed content. Its portfolio of brands includes AMC, BBC AMERICA (operated through a joint venture with BBC Studios), IFC, SundanceTV, WE tv, IFC Films, and a number of fast-growing streaming services, including the AMC+ premium streaming bundle, Acorn TV, Shudder, Sundance Now and ALLBLK (formerly branded “UMC”). AMC Studios, the Company’s in-house studio, production and distribution operation, is behind award-winning owned series and franchises, including The Walking Dead, the highest-rated series in cable history. The Company also operates AMC Networks International, its international programming business, and Levity Entertainment Group, its production services and comedy venues business.
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