Spike Lee fans have been waiting to see what his new Netflix series is going to look like. An update on Spike’s groundbreaking film, She’s Gotta Have It, Lee brings back the character of Nola Darling, set in current day life.
The series stars DeWanda Wise as Nola Darling, an uncompromising woman in her late twenties struggling to define herself and divide her time among her Friends, her Job and her Three Lovers: The Cultured Model, Greer Childs, The Protective Investment Banker, Jamie Overstreet and Da Original B-Boy Sneakerhead, Mars Blackmon. Nola is aggressive, progressive, very sexual, and open to all kinds of relationships.
The trailer features a glimpse of Spike as the original Mars Blackmon before introducing his new Nola Darling and her three lovers.
Spike Lee directs all 10 episodes of the series, he created and produced the show. She’s Gotta Have It will debut globally on Netflix on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017.