What movie should I watch? Universal Pictures: GIRLS TRIP

What movie should I watch? Universal Pictures: GIRLS TRIP


Join four lifelong friends Ryan, Dina, Lisa, and Sasha—as they travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, to rekindle their sisterhood. This fun new comedy from producer Malcolm D. Lee, makes you want to pick up the phone and call your closest friends for a night of Popcorn, cocktails and some good #GIRLTALK. 

Movie details

  • Release date: July 21, 2017
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Directed by: Malcolm D. Lee
  • Writers: Kenya Barris & Tracy Oliver
  • Story by: Erica Rivinoja and Kenya Barris & Tracy Oliver
  • Produced by: Will Packer, Malcolm D. Lee
  • Executive Producers: Preston Holmes, James Lopez


Details on the cast: 

  • Regina Hall leads the all-star cast (When the Bough Breaks) as Ryan Pierce, a successful author at the crossroads in her marriage.
  • Tiffany Haddish (Keanu) as the hotheaded, free-spirited and fiercely loyal Dina.
  • Jada Pinkett Smith (Bad Moms) as Lisa Cooper, a conservative nurse, and mother of two children who desperately need a weekend getaway.
  • Also, Queen Latifah (Miracles from Heaven) as Sasha Franklin, a gossip blogger who is circling a life reset of her own.


The film co-stars an array of the talented supporting cast which includes  Larenz Tate of Love Jones as Julian Stevens, the ladies’ friend from their university days. Kofi Siriboe TV’s Queen Sugar as Malik, a charming festival-goer who captures Lisa’s attention. Mike Colter, Netflix’s Luke Cage as Stewart Pierce, a retired NFL player, and Ryan’s charismatic husband; Kate Walsh, TV’s Private Practice as Elizabeth Davelli, Ryan’s all-too-eager agent; and Deborah Ayorinde (Luke Cage) as Simone, an acquaintance of Stewart’s. 

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Photo credits: Michele K. Short

Copyright: © 2017 Universal Studios. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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