The first trailer for Lifetime thriller Single Black Female shows Raven Goodwin trying to save herself from an obsessive new friend, played by Amber Riley.
In the trailer, Goodwin’s character Monica is a professional trying to bounce back from personal trauma. Enter Simone (Amber Riley), a new assistant who quickly becomes a thorn in Monica’s life. As the official description states:
As the official description states:
Reeling from the death of her beloved father and a difficult breakup, Monica (Raven Goodwin), is ready to move forward with her life as she tries to land the new hosting job for an afternoon talk show. When she hires a new assistant, Simone (Amber Riley), the two quickly become close friends as Simone moves in next door and completely immerses herself in Monica’s life. But underneath her sweet exterior, Simone harbors a dark secret and as time goes on cracks in her façade begin to appear. Monica decides to sever ties once and for all with Simone, but Simone has other plans and is determined to take over Monica’s life for good.
The film also stars K. Michelle and is directed by Shari Carpenter. Tessa Evelyn Scott and Sa'Rah L. Jones are screenwriters.
This is one of three films coming to Lifetime early this year, including Vanished: Searching for my Sister starring Tatyana Ali, Jasmine Guy, Justin Bruening, Anthony “Treach” Criss and Carolyn Hennesy, and Line Sisters, starring Kierra Sheard-Kelly, Ta’Rhonda Jones, Letoya Luckett and Drew Sidora.