UPCOMING PROJECTS INCLUDE MAJOR ROLES IN HIT SERIES “RAISING DION” AND FAMILY ACTION FILM “SECRET HEADQUARTERS”
FOLLOWING FOUR YEARS IN U.S. MILITARY SPECIAL FORCES, ACTOR FREQUENTLY CAST IN COMBAT ARTS-RELATED ROLES
ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Actor Michael Anthony (Raising Dion, Chicago Med) stars in the BET+ original film American Gangster Presents Big Fifty – The Delrhonda Hood Story, premiering on streaming channel BET+ this Thursday, September 30. Directed by award-winning Radio Broadcaster/Writer/Producer/Director Russ Parr, it stars Bronx-born, Grammy®-nominated rapper Remy Ma as notorious Delrhonda Hood, aka “Big Fifty,” with Anthony playing her husband ‘Ricky,’ a hustler and muscle in the streets of Detroit who falls hard for the criminal kingpin. Watch trailer HERE. BET+’s official announcement HERE.
Springing from the BET+ original series, American Gangster: Trap Queens, the film follows the unbelievably true story of Delrhonda Hood, aka ‘Big Fifty.’ In her own voice, Big Fifty takes viewers through her traumatic childhood; fast-paced, dangerous journey into crime; the serious repercussions; and ultimate redemption.
In 2022, Anthony will be in several high-profile TV and film projects including a major recurring role as ‘Gary Stafford’ in the highly-anticipated second season of Raising Dion”(Netflix premiere date TBA); and starring as ‘Wisconsin‘ in Paramount’s family action film, Secret Headquarters (co-directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman; produced by Jerry Bruckheimer).
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