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[02/03/14 - 02:09 PM]
Lifetime Original Movie "The Gabby Douglas Story" Lands 3.8 Million Viewers
Lifetime spins the numbers for Saturday, February 1.

[01/06/14 - 10:12 AM]
Lifetime Presents Star-Studded Black History Month with Two New Original Movies "The Gabby Douglas Story," Debuting February 1 and "The Trip to Bountiful," Premiering February 22
Regina King, S. Epatha Merkersonm Sydney Mikayla and Imani Hakim star in the former while Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Blair Underwood and Keke Palmer topline the latter.

[09/16/13 - 11:44 AM]
Lifetime Goes for the Gold with Biopic "The Gabby Douglas Story," Starring Imani Hakim and Sydney Mikayla as the Olympic Phenomenon
The real-life Gabby Douglas will appear in the film, which also stars Regina King, Brian Tee and S. Epatha Merkerson.







GABBY DOUGLAS STORY, THE (LIFETIME)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/1/14
STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series in the can
DESCRIPTION:
(from Lifetime's press release, January 2014) Lifetime celebrates Black History Month in February with two all-new original movies featuring major award-winning casts, including The Gabby Douglas Story, starring SAG Award nominated actress Regina King (Southland), Golden Globe and Emmy winner S. Epatha Merkerson (Law & Order), Imani Hakim (Everybody Hates Chris), Sydney Mikayla (Whitney) and Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas; and The Trip to Bountiful, featuring two-time Emmy winner, Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee, and SAG and Tony winner Cicely Tyson (The Help), Emmy and Grammy nominee Vanessa Williams (Ugly Betty), Golden Globe nominee and Grammy winner Blair Underwood (In Treatment) and SAG nominee Keke Palmer (CrazySexyCool). The Gabby Douglas Story tells the inspiring true story of the international gymnastics phenomenon who overcame overwhelming odds to become the first African American ever to be named Individual All-Around Champion in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games. Kicking off Lifetime's Black History Month celebration, The Gabby Douglas Story premieres Saturday, February 1st, at 8:00pm ET/PT.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Brian Tee as Liang Chow
· Gabby Douglas as TBA
· Imani Hakim as Gabby Douglas (Child)
· Regina King as Natalie
· S. Epatha Merkerson as TBA
· Sydney Mikayla as Gabby Douglas (Young Adult)
CREW INFORMATION:
· David Rosemont as PROD
· Gregg Champion as DIR
· Maria Nation as WRTR
· Philip Krupp as EP
· Zev Braun as EP
GENRE(S):
· mow
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Braun Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television