Watch a promo for Jenifer Lewis’ new web series (Video)

Posted on September 2, 2012 /Video


Veteran actress Jenifer Lewis is teaming up with D.J. Pierce (“Rupaul’s Drag Race” contestant Shangela) for a new comedy web series called ‘Jenifer Lewis and Shangela.’

Lewis, who recently starred in Sony’s Think Like a Man, will mentor the aspiring diva in hilarious scripted episodes.

The official synopsis reads: The scripted series follows the comic adventures of Ms. Lewis and Shangela (actor D.J. Pierce) as the show biz mega-diva mentors the up-and-coming drag performer — who lives in the basement apartment of her Hollywood mansion.

‘Jenifer Lewis and Shangela’ premieres Wednesday, Sept. 5 on Youtube.


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