Michael Jai White and Lynn Whitfield star in Somebody’s Child – a drama which aired on GMC last summer.
Whitfield and White play a terminally ill mother and her son, who let an ex-con into their lives. Byron Minns (as the ex-con), Nadine Ellis and Clifton Powell round out the cast.
The script, penned by Siddeeqah Powell, was a finalist in the 2011 American Black Film Festival’s GMC Faith and Family Screenplay Competition.
Production took place in Wilmington, NC, with Gary Wheeler directing.
One Village Entertainment, an entity of RLJ Entertainment, has announced the home video release of Somebody’s Child, on DVD and digital download, available on May 7, 2013, at a price of around $15.
Watch a trailer below: