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Jonathan McReynolds Lands Lead Role in New BET+ Original Movie

You heard it right! BET+ launched new Original Movie “Favorite Son” which happens to feature Grammy award winning singer/songwriter Jonathan McReynolds. He isn’t just making an appearance in this film. McReynolds has a leading role!

“Favorite Son” which is scheduled to release on May 6th, is a story about Twin brothers in a gospel group who are struggling to find balance of life, love, faith, and religion while under the strict rule of their father, a megachurch Reverend. Watch the trailer below to get a sneak peek into how many twists and turns this story just might take and to get glimpse of Jonathan’s acting skills.

This BET+ Original Movie is based on the book by Tiffany L Warren. In addition to Jonathan McReynolds, this film features Rotimi, E Roger Mitchell, Keke Wyatt, Sereyah Loren Lott, Lisa Arrindell, Singer/Songwriter Anthony Evans, and is directed by Robin Givens who also makes an appearance in the film.

Patricia Cuffie-Jones (“Love the One Your With”) adapted the story for the screen, while Eric Tomosunas, Ron Robinson and Keith Neal for Swirl Films, Devin Griffin and Maureen Guthman for BET Plus, and Rotimi serve as executive producers. “Favorite Son” was produced by Swirl Films, known for its “Saints & Sinners” series, among other projects.

“Favorite Son” begins streaming in May ONLY on BET+. Don’t miss it.Stream Black Culture with BET+. Kick back and enjoy movies, TV series, exclusive originals and the best of Tyler Perry. Sign up for BET+ ►►

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