Terrence Howard Set to Cast in a Teen Romantic Drama
BY SUSAN JOHNES
“Empire” star Terrence Howard will cast in the teen romantic drama “Life in a Year.” The show is directed by Mitja Okorn, who works for Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment.
Smith’s son, Jaden Smith stars as Daryn. He falls in love for Isabelle, diagnosed with cancer and given 12 months to live. The young boy consoles Isabelle and gives her a full life in the little time they have. Howard plays as Daryn’s proud, no-nonsense father.
The production is scheduled to begin in the spring. The project features a story of a 17-year-old boy and his girlfriend who set out to efficiently utilize their final year together since the young has only a year left to live.
Jaden Smith was last seen on the big screen on 2013 disaster, “After Earth,” where he co-starred with his father, Will Smith.
Will Smith and James Lassiter started Overbrook Entertainment as partners in the late 1990’s. The company produces television shows, music, and films. “Wild West,” “Love & Basketball,” “Ali,” and “The Human Contract,” are some of its production credits.
Meanwhile, Howard can currently be seen as a ruthless character for the gritty roles like “Lucious Lyon” on Fox’s hit musical drama series “Empire.”
The star couldn’t shake off his love of performing. He has however got accustomed a variety of red carpets.
His passion for acting traces back to his early childhood when his grandmother fostered his developing talent. Her care and attention proved a significant influence in the life of the young man.
As he grew up, it became apparent that Terrence was also blessed with intelligence, talent, and determination.
The softly-spoken star has an enduring enthusiasm for music and science. Terrence holds a degree in chemical engineering. Besides, he is a self-taught musician and well-known for his mastery of both the guitar and piano.
Making the best actor shortlist for the Academy Awards made him a hot property in Tinseltown. Terrence’s personal life seems to have been touched by luck. He has traveled such a steep path on the road to success.
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