Mike Epps in the Meet the Blacks trailer!
From writer/director/producer Deon Taylor, Meet the Blacks is comedy/horror hybrid spoofing the hit film The Purge, and stars Mike Epps (The Hangover, 50 Shades of Black, Resident Evil: Apocalypse), George Lopez (“Lopez Tonight,” Swing Vote, Balls of Fury), Mike Tyson (The Hangover series, Scary Movie 5), Bresha Webb (NBC’s “Truth Be Told”), Zulay Henao (True Memoirs of An International Assassin) as well as a ‘who’s who’ of pop culture personalities including Gary Owen (Ride Along) Charlie Murphy (“The Chappelle Show”), Tameka “Tiny” Cottle (VH1’s TI & Tiny with Rap artist husband TI), gossip columnist Perez Hilton, Paul Mooney (Richard Pryor’s longtime writing partner), Vine star Andrew Bachelor, and comedians Lil Duvall, DeRay Davis and Lavell Crawford.
Meet the Blacks is written, produced and directed by former pro basketball player turned filmmaker Deon Taylor (Supremacy, Chain Letter, Dead Tone).
Roxanne Avent (Nite Tales, The Hustle, Free Agents) and Shannon McIntosh (The Hateful Eight, Django Unchained, Inglorious Basterds) produced the film alongside Taylor. Executive producers are Mike Epps, NBA star Tony Parker, Michael Finley, Venu Kondle and Derek Dudley.
Original music for the film is written, produced and performed by RZA, the iconic producer, multi-instrumentalist, author, rapper, actor, director, composer, and screenwriter. RZA is also an executive producer.
Meet the Blacks will hit theaters on April 1, 2016.