Love Is showrunner Mara Brock Akil talks about making a TV show inspired by her own marriage, and why she isn’t “begging” anyone to make a Girlfriends movie – even though she has a script
Writer and director Mara Brock Akil is the woman behind some of our favorite television shows. She’s made us laugh till our sides hurt with Girlfriends, served up juicy drama with The Game and
Jul 12, 2018 · Will Catlett, Michele Weaver, Mara Brock Akil dish about their hit show, «Love Is____» on OWN.
Jun 18, 2018 · By the end of the season, Brock Akil hopes viewers will learn that “love is achievable if you define it for yourself.” Love Is__ premieres Tuesday, June 19, at 10 p.m. on OWN.
Jun 22, 2018 · Mara Brock Akil is an American screenwriter and television producer. She is known for her work on Girlfriends, The Game, Being Mary Jane, and Black …
OWN’s latest relationship drama, Love Is___, is a look back at the humble beginnings of TV power couple Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil.
“Girlfriends” creator Mara Brock Akil has a new project with OWN, “Love Is,” produced with husband Salim Akil and Oprah Winfrey. But there may still be a future with her former hit.
Jun 19, 2018 · (L-R) Salim Akil, Oprah Winfrey, Mara Brock Akil, Michele Weaver and William Catlett attend the premiere of OWN’s «Love Is_» at NeueHouse Hollywood on June 11, 2018 in …
Mara Brock Akil is a Hollywood writer, director, and television producer. The creator of Girlfriends, The Game, and Being Mary Jane, she’s also worked on shows like Moesha and The Jamie Foxx Show. Her latest project is the romantic drama Love Is ___, which she and her husband, director Salim Akil, created for the Oprah Winfrey Network. The script is inspired by their own relationship and marriage of 20 years.
Mara Brock Akil (born Mara Dionne Brock, May 27, 1970) is an American screenwriter and television producer. She created UPN comedy series Girlfriends (2000-2008) and …
Occupation: Screenwriter, producer
May 11, 2018 · About Love Is: Love Is_ is an upcoming American drama television series created and produced by Mara Brock Akiland Salim Akil.
In addition to Girlfriends, Akil is the creator of The Game, Being Mary Jane and executive producer of The CW’s Black Lightening. Catch latest series, Love Is___, Tuesdays at 10PM EST on OWN.
‘Love Is ‘ creator Mara Brock Akil talks about her new romantic drama series on OWN, a 90s-set, Los Angeles-based tale inspired by Mara Brock Akil and husband/executive producer Salim Akil’s own
If there’s even a sliver of a chance that the former CW series Girlfriends—the show where we met and fell in love with Tracee Ellis Ross—can get a reboot or a movie with a proper ending, I