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FIRST LOOK: Victoria Rowell in Lifetime’s ‘Pride & Prejudice: Atlanta’

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” alum (ex-Drucilla Winters) is part of an all-star cast  in Lifetime’s latest original movie, “,” which follows Reverend Bennet (, “”), a prominent pastor of a southern baptist church whose wife (played by , “Sister, Sister”) is the author of a self-help book that provides tips on how to find the perfect husband.

With their five daughters, Lizzie (, “”), Jane (Raney Branch, “Being Mary Jane”), Mary (, “”), Lydia (Reginae Carter, “”) and Kitty (), all living the single life, Mrs. Bennet sets her sights on the dashing Will Darcy (Juan Antonio, “Empire”) for Lizzie. Chaos ensues as everything leads up to a modern-day, comedic reimagining of themes familiar to fans of the iconic Jane Austen novel.

(“”) portrays Lizzie’s best friend Charlotte, Rowell plays Will’s aunt Catherine, (“”) is snarky socialite Caroline who loathes the idea of Darcy and Lizzie’s union and (“”) plays Darcy’s best friend Charles Bingley, a pro golfer who has his eyes set on Lizzie’s sister, Jane.

Directed by Rhonda Baraka (“Pastor Brown”) and written by Tracy McMillan, “Pride & Prejudice: Atlanta” premieres Saturday, June 1 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime.

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