Lagos - The production has begun of a modern day African adaptation of Cinderella by EbonyLife TV, titled "Dere: An African Tale,"
The six part mini-series is executive produced by MO Abudu, and directed by "O-Town" award winning filmmaker, C.J Fiery Obasi.
.The lmini-series follows the production of "Desperate Housewives Africa", which is based on the multiple award winning ABC Television drama hit series.
EbonyLife TV also announced the launch of more compelling drama with titles and storylines popular to Africans.
According to the network, it will produce African adapted versions of epic and biblical blockbusters like "Cinderella," "Robin Hood," "Romeo and Juliet," "The Prodigal Son", "David and Goliath," and "Samson and Delilah"
- News 24