Queen Latifah, Betsy Brandt, Jill Scott To Star In Lifetime’s Flint Water Crisis Movie.

The last we heard anything about the Flint Water crisis.

Back in March of this year,  The Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that it has awarded Michigan $100 million to make upgrades to Flint’s drinking water system, which became contaminated with lead and other toxins after the city switched water sources as a cost-cutting measure

Queen Latifah and Jill Scott will be in a new Lifetime movie based on Flint Water crisis.

Deadline reports,  Queen Latifah (Star), Betsy Brandt (Life In Pieces, Breaking Bad), Jill Scott and Marin Ireland (Sneaky Pete) are set to headline Flint, Lifetime’s original movie about the water-contamination crisis in Flint, MI, from Sony Pictures TV. Queen Latifah also will serve as an executive producer on the project alongside Craig Zadan, Neil Meron and Katie Couric, reuniting with Zadan & Meron, Lifetime and Sony TV after collaborating on Steel Magnolias, the third most-watched original telecast ever in the network’s history.

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