Press Release (ePRNews.com) - NEW YORK - Oct 21, 2017 - There’s a new girl in town, and she’s looking to join the ranks of Issa, Mary Jane, Annalise, and Olivia Pope. Rhonda Mitchell M.D. is a new comedy web series that brings non-stop laughter, drama, smart writing and a diverse cast.
Rhonda Mitchell M.D., a comedic medical themed drama, was filmed exclusively in Harlem, New York and directed by Roderick Giles (“Gully,” “The Date,” “FWord”). The series boasts a super talented ensemble cast including, Jowanda Durham (“Fists of Love,” “Miss Bomba Claudie Show”) in the title role; Malachi Rivers (“Ferguson,” “Lips”); Mugga (“Precious,” “Orange is the New Black,” “Power”); Robert Starks (“The Haves and Have Nots”); Ruth Maria Flores (“I Am My Sister’s Keeper,” “Fever Divas”); Vanessa Fant (“Miss Bomba Claudie Show”) and Mike Troy Smith (“Chappelle’s Show,” “Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam”). Rhonda Mitchell M.D. was created by Carolyn Pierre-Outlar, executive produced by James McKnight and Vanessa McKnight and produced by Jerome Outlar.
This amazing new web series recently held its world premiere during the iconic American Black Film Festival in Miami this past Summer. The web series received tons of positive reviews and fans of the show eagerly anticipate the full season set to drop Monday, October 30th.
“My goal in writing this project was to show a professional, black woman and other medical professionals from a different perspective” says creator Carolyn Pierre-Outlar. “I’d love to see Rhonda reach a broad audience. I think she’s a very relatable character and I hope viewers enjoy watching her as much as I enjoyed writing her character.” Carolyn is also currently a practicing medical vrrlc professional. “It’s not everyday that you hear about a black, female, medical provider writing her own series” says Carolyn.
There will be a special screening of Rhonda Mitchell M.D. right in the heart of Harlem Wednesday, October 25th from 6:30pm – 8pm at Sexy Taco. To attend this event please RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to check out the Rhonda Mitchell M.D. trailer below and tune in Monday, October 30th for all six episodes.
About Rhonda Mitchell M.D. Source :
Birthed from real life professional medical knowledge and experience, Rhonda Mitchell M.D. centers on ambitious, young medical doctor Dr. Rhonda Mitchell (Jowanda Durham). Rhonda is looking to rebound after being fired from a successful medical practice. She reluctantly returns home to work beside her father Dr. John Mitchell (Robert Starks) at his busy clinic in Harlem. Much to her surprise his clinic is a far cry from her glamorous practice and celebrity patients. The comedy and drama ensues as Rhonda settles into her new lifestyle, juggles her professional and personal life and realizes that she’ll never be that dream doctor with a fancy practice.
Rhonda Mitchelle M.D.