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Mr. Right Now!

Here are a couple of clips from the American TV play/musical Mr. Right Now! by David E. Talbert. It's about a woman called Angel (played by Kesha Ealy), a single mum to a teenage son who has had bad luck with men in the past. When she meets Darnell (Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs/Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs), she thinks her luck has finally changed but he turns out to be a con man. Meanwhile plumber (Chris Bolton) is waiting in the wings...

I first saw this on the TV channel BET a couple of years ago but it was actually made in 1999/2000. The play was filmed live during a performance at New York's Beacon Theatre. It has a religious message behind it about putting your faith in God rather than a man but is still entertaining if you're not religious. There are also funny moments, including Darnell's monologue and scenes between Angel's mum (Lecresia Campell) and her "love interest"! lol. If you're bored and want something to watch, I'd recommend it!

                                              Darnell's Monologue

I can't get the first video to post on the blog, so click the link above to watch on YouTube. Here's another clip:

Plus here's the plumber Walter singing!


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