Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

OWN has released a new behind-the-scenes video for its upcoming romantic dramedy Love Is ____. It premieres on June 19 and comes from the dynamic duo of Hollywood—Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil.

As previously reported, Love Is ____ is inspired by the Akil’s real-life relationship and “tells the love story between a modern-day power couple. In the world of Black Hollywood, they navigate a complex set of social codes and will explore it all, from the good to the bad… to the ‘90s, because that’s where the love story began. It features Michelle Weaver and Will Catlett in the lead roles. 

Love Is ____also stars Tyrone Marshall Brown, Yootha Wong-Loi-Sing, Tosin Morohunfola and Idara Victor.  The series also features veteran actors Vanessa Bell Calloway, Tim Reid, Kadeem Hardison, Lana Young, Clark Peters and Loretta Devine.

Also look for appearances by Atlanta-based actors Jasmine Burke, Tiffany Hobbs and Atkins Estimond.

 Love Is ____ is currently shooting in Atlanta, GA.

Photo Credit: Instagram/LoveIsOWN