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Heartly and Malik are star-crossed singles who join a zodiac-based matchmaking service.
Things get complicated when they discover extraterrestrials in the dating pool.
Get the one sheet here.
Meet the characters
ORIGINAL CHARACTER SKETCHES
Heartly once made out with Beyonce's high school boyfriend.
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Likes: Bougie shit, Beyonce, real animal fur, gourmet food, making snippy comebacks, a good Argentina Malbec
Dislikes: Rude people, stupid people, bullies, intolerance, bad mac'n'cheese, underachieving men
Aspiration: to be Beyonce's stylist
Energetic, friendly but with a short fuse, zero tolerance for bullshit, TEXTBOOK GEMINI
(Your fave could never.)
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Likes: Comic books, video games, nerdy shit, technology, buffalo wings, GOOD whiskey, "model type" women
Dislikes: snobby women, pork, talk radio, running
Aspiration: to create the ultimate MMO game
A little tense and neurotic, can be snippy, but generally friendly
Malik was once an extra in a porn, but you can't see his face.
Mostly easygoing, can be easily agitated, can be secretive
Michael hated the fact that their father was the guidance counselor AND track coach at their high school.
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Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Likes: Comedy shows, technology, money, voluptuous women, bougie stuff
Dislikes: bullshit, olives, temperatures over 85 degrees
Aspiration: (On track to accomplish) own computer company, get married and settle down with the right woman
Zodiac Sign: N/A
Likes: Bringing people together, space nerd stuff, astrology, cotton candy
Dislikes: Military, police, authority, sweet potato fries, stuffed animals
Aspiration: Universal harmony
Calm, peaceful, happy, easygoing
Miss Niecey's dislike of stuffed animals is actually a phobia.
And this is the fabulous
(yeah I said it)
-Realistically, Relatably Funny
-Scene Stealing Minor Characters
-Black is Beautiful
-Fun and Smart
-Fun to Watch
-Clean, Clear and Crisp
-Classic Black Soul and R&B
-Themes of Escape and Freedom
-Music to Ride to
-Baltimore/DC Area Music (go-go & club)
The Floaters - Float On
Deniece Williams - Free
The Staples Singers - I'll Take You There
The Commodores - Zoom
Con Funk Shun - Love's Train
Aly-Us - Follow Me
Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
Billy Ocean - Nights (Feel Like Gettin' Down)
Juvenile - Slow Motion
Miss Tony - Pull Ya Gunz Out
Ras Lidj & Deep Band - Zoom (Regg'go Cover)
DJ Heat - City Girl
DIMENSIONS courtesy of BADHUMN ARTHAUS - Incubus
Alanis Morrisette - You Oughta Know
Kato Hammond - Miss Niecey's Zodiac Go-Go Theme