Marlboro native Stephen Love signs first-look film development/production deal with Lionsgate
Bennettsville native Stephen “Dr.” Love Jr. has signed a multi-year first-look film development and production deal with Lionsgate. He is a producer, entrepreneur, and author.
According to Variety magazine, Love is producing Shadow Force, the action film starring Kerry Washington and Sterling K. Brown through his Made with Love Media company.
According to the article, other upcoming projects for him include the thriller They Cloned Tyrone, directed by Creed 2 screenwriter Juel Taylor, for Netflix; Assisted Living, written by Kay Oyegun, at Paramount; and Notes from a Young Black Chef, based on Kwame Onwuachi’s memoir, which will be adapted by Randy McKinnon.
Love, who lives in Los Angeles, is the son of Rev. Dr. Stephen and Mamie Love Sr. He is a graduate of Marlboro County High School.