Tag: Mara Brock Akil

Bougie, Flawed and Immoral

Mara Brock Akil. Shonda Rhimes. Tyler Perry. What do these three writers have in common? Currently each of their shows (Being Mary Jane, Scandal and The Haves and The Have Nots respectively) are being shown on network and cable television. And they differ in many ways. Brock-Akil’s Being Mary Jane, starring Gabrielle Union, focuses on a strong willed, powerful sistah… Read more →