Love Is ___

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Love Is ___
Premiere June 19, 2018
Airs On hiatus
Creator Mara Brock Akil
Network OWN
Style 60-minute dramedy
Company Harpo Films,
Akil Productions,
Warner Horizon Television
Seasons 1
Episodes 10 (through season 1)
(List of episodes)
Status Renewed through season 2 (2019)
Origin USA

Drawing inspiration from the real-life relationship of Mara Brock Akil and her husband Salim Akil, Love Is ___ tells the love story between a modern-day power couple. In the world of Black Hollywood, they navigate a complex set of social codes, and this series will explore it all, from the good to the bad… to the ‘90s, because that's where the love story began.

Love Is ___ originated as Documenting Love, a multi-camera comedy project the Akils developed last season. It landed at ABC with a pilot production commitment. The script, which did not go to production at the broadcast network, is now being reworked as a one-hour single-camera dramedy.

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Cast

Actor Character
Main Cast
Michele Weaver Nuri (1997)
Will Catlett Yasir (1997)
Wendy Davis Wiser Nuri
Clarke Peters Wiser Yasir
Idara Victor Angela (1997)
Tyrone Marshall Brown Sean (1997)
Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing Ruby
Kadeem Hardison Norman
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Tammy Townsend Carol
Loretta Devine Betty
Tim Reid Sean
Vanessa Bell Calloway Angela

Seasons

Season  Premiere Finale #
OWN
Season One June 19, 2018 August 21, 2018 10
Season Two 2019

In-Depth

DVD Releases

There are no DVD releases for this show.

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