Twitter Story of “Zola” Movie Casts Taylour Paige As Star7 months ago by Amber Le in Movie News
The power of social media is more than humans can handle especially if they don’t know how to utilize it to their advantage and for positive productive reasons. There was a story trending on Twitter by the name of Zola, she was a stripper who went on an adventure with a co-worker and her boyfriend/pimp. The story went viral and now, it’s hitting the big screen, starring Taylour Paige.
The trending topic is now turning into a movie. Vibe took us down memory lane to refresh our memories regarding the plot.
“A 20 year old named Aziah Wells, also known as Zola, gained notoriety after she chronicled a 78-tweet story about an insane weekend with two people she barely knew. The suspenseful and hilarious recollection was possibly the most revolutionary use of storytelling through social media this generation has seen. And after gaining viral attention, many showed interest in transforming the story into a movie.”
The movie adaptation will be directed by Janicza Bravo who has previously directed episodes of Atlanta, Love and Dear White People.