Posted by | Ray Cornelius

Tyler Perry continues to build his TV and film empire with a brand new scripted series for TLC that debuts next month titled “Too Close to Home.” The network released a new trailer for it this week and it-is-hot! Check it out below:

As previously mentioned, “Too Close to Home” tells the story of a young woman from a modest upbringing who discovers she may have a bright future in Washington D.C.’s fast-paced political scene. When Anna leaves her trailer park home in Alabama in a cloud of dust, she cuts all ties with her family and buries every element of her checkered past. Her friends in Washington think she comes from a wealthy family and know nothing of her real upbringing. Suddenly, the real Anna is exposed when she causes a major political scandal and makes national headlines for her part in an affair with one of the nation’s most powerful players. With nowhere to turn, she’s forced to find sanctuary in the only place she has left – home.

“Too Close to Home” stars Danielle SavreTrisha Rae Stahl, Kelly Sullivan, Brooke Anne Smith and Brock O’Hurn. It also features Brad BenedictAlpha Trivette, Robert Craighead, Annie Thrash, Curran WaltersAshley Love-Mills, Nick Ballard, Charles Justo, Christian Ochoa and Justin GabrielHeather Locklear and Matt Battaglia join the cast as guest stars.

Tyler Perry’s “Too Close to Home” debuts on Monday August 22 at 9pm ET/PT with a two-hour premiere.