Known for her roles in Set It Off and Kill Bill, Empire actress Vivica A. Fox will star in four new films for Lifetime Movies (formerly Lifetime Movie Network and LMN)’s Wrong franchise: The Wrong Stepmother, The Wrong Boy Next Door, The Wrong Mommy and The Wrong Tutor. Fox previously starred in The Wrong Cruise and The Wrong Friend, both of which were released last year. In addition to being the star, Fox will produce all four movies alongside director David DeCoteau. Jeffrey Schenck and Barry Barnholtz will serve as executive producers.
The latest four films in the Wrong franchise are slated to premiere every Friday in July at 8 p.m.
Descriptions for each of the four films are as follows:
The Wrong Stepmother
Michael (Corin Nemec, Parker Lewis Can’t Lose), a single dad to his two daughters, gets a second chance at love with his new girlfriend Maddie (Cindy Busby, The Big Year). Initially, Lily (Calli Taylor, The Princess Switch) takes a liking to Maddie. However, her suspicions about her father’s new girlfriend grow. The Wrong Stepmother will premiere on July 5th. David DeCoteau directed from a script written by Michael Varrati.
The Wrong Boy Next Door
When she is sentenced to house arrest, Katie (Calli Taylor, The Princess Switch) falls for an attractive young man named John (Travis Burns, Neighbours), who has just moved in next door. While their affair seems harmless at first, Katie becomes increasingly convinced there’s more than meets the eye with John. The Wrong Boy Next Door will premiere on July 12th. David DeCoteau directed from a script written by Adam Rockoff.
The Wrong Mommy
Melanie (Jessica Morris, The Wrong Teacher) decides to hire a personal assistant named Phoebe (Ashlynn Yennie, The Wrong Neighbor) after receiving a promotion at her job that means taking on more duties. However, Phoebe has more vengeful motives up her sleeve with Melanie’s mother, Carol (Dee Wallace, E.T.), caught in the crosshairs. The Wrong Mommy will premiere on July 19th. David DeCoteau directed from a script written by Robert Dean Klein.
The Wrong Tutor
When Eric (Nate Wyatt, Turnt), a high school athlete, needs help with his school work, Emily (Ivy Matheson, The Lears) convinces his mother Carol (Vivica A. Fox, Independence Day), that she’s the perfect tutor for her son but she has ulterior motives for helping him with his schoolwork. The Wrong Tutor will premiere on July 26th. David DeCoteau directed from a script written by Adam Rockoff.
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