OWN's 'David Makes Man' Premieres Season 2 'Coast To Coast'


Pictured from L to R: Arlen Escarpeta (Adult JG), Jayden Williams (Young JG), Kwame Patterson (Adult David), Akili McDowell (Young David), Dee Harris-Lawrence ( Showrunner), and Alana Arenas (Gloria) (Photography Credit: Kai Byrd / OWN)

OWN's David Makes Man made its Season 2 premiere on June 22, with a screening in Los Angeles that ended the show's "Coast to Coast COVID-safe" screening that started on June 17.



The screenings were hosted by Oscar Award-Winning writer, creator Tarell Alvin McCraney and David Makes Man showrunner Dee Harris-Lawrence, with the first taking place in Miami on June 17, at the 1 Hotel Miami Beach as a dinner. The second was a brunch in New York City on Saturday, June 19, followed by the World Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival in Hudson Plaza.


The final screening was a dinner at the Grass Room in Downtown Los Angeles that included Emmy and Tony-nominated actor Jeremy Pope (FX’s Pose and Netflix’s Hollywood), Nic Ashe of Queen Sugar, and David Makes Man actors Kwame Patterson, Akili McDowell, Alana Arenas, Arlen Escarpeta and Cayden Williams.