Keri Hilson to Star in TV One’s Original Movie ‘Don’t Waste Your Pretty’: Watch Trailer

Keri Hilson to Star in TV One’s Original Movie ‘Don’t Waste Your Pretty’: Watch Trailer

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Although it’s been a decade since Keri Hilson released solo music, the singer-songwriter has kept herself focused on her acting career. Her latest gig is a lead role in the upcoming TV One original film, Don’t Waste Your Pretty.¬†It will premiere on Sunday, February 28 at 8 p.m. ET.

The Tamara Bass-directed movie, which is based on the novel written by Demetria L. Lucas, follows a close group of friends as they each deal with juggle life’s issues with their love lives. Hilson plays Mykah, who is a workaholic that is finally ready to start looking for love in various places: speed dates, dating apps and the good ole nightlife.



Meanwhile, her friend Jeane√© (played by Deborah Joy Winans) is a recent divorc√©e who eventually finds a potential love interest ‚ÄĒ Mykah’s twin brother Michael (played by Redaric Williams). You’ll have to watch the film to see how the story unfolds.

The cast of¬†Don’t Waste Your Pretty¬†also includes Jasmine Burke (Saints & Sinners), Kaye Singleton (American Soul) and Rainey Branch (Being Mary Jane).

Hilson recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of her sophomore album,¬†No Boys Allowed, which included her empowering anthem “Pretty Girl Rock.” Rated R&B revisited the album to highlight the five best songs. The LP was also listed among Rated R&B’s 50 Best R&B Albums of the 2010s.

Watch the trailer for Don’t Waste Your Pretty¬†above.