Posted by | Ray Cornelius
Check out the new teaser for Lifetime’s upcoming biopic on Grammy winning music diva Toni Braxton. The made for telelvision film is titled, Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart and features newbie Alexis “Lex” Scott Davis as Toni.
Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart is inspired by Toni’s published memoir Unbreak My Heart and will focus on her meteoric rise to superstardom in the 1990’s as well as the challenges she faced in her marriage, health, and finances.
TV veteran Debbie Morgan will star as Evelyn Braxton along with actresses Courtney Scott Wright, Skye P. Marshall, LaToya Franklyn and Tiffany Hines as Toni’s sisters—Traci, Towanda, Trina and Tamar. Gavin Houston from Tyler Perry’s The Haves and the Have Nots will star as Braxton musical collaborator Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
The two-hour project is being executive produced by Braxton and Edmonds and is directed by Vondi Curtis Hall. It airs on Saturday, January 23 at 8 p.m. followed by a one-hour special Beyond the Headlines: Toni Braxton at 10 p.m. EST.