Editorial: ‘Soul Food’ Sequel On The Way…Will You Be Watching???

Editorial: ‘Soul Food’ Sequel On The Way...Will You Be Watching???

Get ready for more “Soul Food”.

Fox 2000 has announced plans for a sequel to the hugely popular 1997 movie “Soul Food” & will be utilizing George Tillman, Jr., who directed the first film, to write the script alongside Nathan Skulnik.

The 1997 film followed the story of an African-American family whose tradition of eating a big meal together every Sunday helped to keep their familial bonds tight. However, their bonds begin to fray following the death of the family matriarch.

The sequel will follow the next generation of the family as they struggle through the modern era of technology & cell phones, which they worry will create a distance between them. As they try to find a balance between the modern world & the traditions of their family, they look to find ways to keep their love & support strong.

Vanessa Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long, & Mekhi Phifer starred in the original movie & are expected to return for the sequel.

What do you think??? Are you excited to see more “Soul Food”??? Can the sequel live up to its glorious predecessor???