Nappily Ever After is a novel written by Trisha Thomas that Netflix’s is currently producing the film adaptation. Sanaa Lathan has been sharing behind-the-scenes shots of her transformation for the role.
According to Deadline.com
Nappily Ever After centers on Violet Jones (Lathan), who has a seemingly flawless life until an accident at the hair dresser causes things in her life to unravel and she begins to realize that she was living the life she thought she was supposed to live, not the one that she really wanted. She starts to put the pieces back together with a little help from a soulful barber and his young daughter. Violet finds the courage to cast off some of the things that she didn’t really need, starting with the perfectly straightened hair, and find a life that has real meaning.
So, this had many wondering if Lathan would do the chop for the role and see for yourself…
She shared transformations of “Violet” on social media.