Mara Brock Akil, the creative genius behind The Game, Girlfriends, and Being Mary Jane, signed a multi-year overall deal with Netflix. She will be creating new and original content. Brock Akil is no stranger to having successful television shows. She has written and produced over 400 episodes of television.

This comes on the heels of the September 11 release of Girlfriends. This marks the 20th anniversary for the series. So much excitement to see what she has in store.