La La is executive producing a docuseries about Alabama State University’s plus-size dance squad, The Honeybeez. She’s partnered with ITV America’s Leftfield Pictures to produce the docuseries for Snapchat.
The docuseries is called The Honeybeez of ASU and will consist of 10-episodes. It will follow the university’s plus-sized dance squad as they showcase their talents throughout the 2019-2020 college football season. Led by the Coach Williams, episodes chronicle the squad’s journey, from tryouts through performances, as the team overcome challenges and criticisms All in preparation of tryouts and high-pressure performances as the dance group performs at half-time shows on the biggest collegiate stages throughout the NCAA.
“The Honeybeez are an inspiration, not just among the HBCU dance scene, but to young dancers and performers everywhere,” said Anthony in a statement. “Their impact and success are a result of immense determination and talent, all while projecting strength, positivity and love. We can’t wait for Snapchat’s audience to get to know these amazing young women.”
The Power alum will serve as executive producer under her LaLaLand banner. For Leftfield Pictures, executive producers are Shawn Witt, Andrew Schechter, Karen Kunkel Young and Bryan Stratte.
“We’re ecstatic to be sharing this story, alongside La La and Snap, at a time in which we could all benefit from witnessing the unbridled perseverance and strength of character on display in each episode,” added Leftfield Co-Presidents Shawn Witt and Gretchen Palek.
The Honeybeez of ASU will premiere on Snapchat on April 25.
Originally read on Yahoo Sports.