British-Nigerian actress Weruche Opia has been busy in the film industry and is set to bring her exceptional talent to the highly anticipated series “Genius MLK X,” as Coretta Scott King scheduled to premiere on Nat Geo TV on February 1.
Opia, known for her performances in hit series such as “I May Destroy You, High Dessert, ‘When Love Happens’, ‘SumberLand’ joins an ensemble cast in this ground-breaking season that delves into the life and legacy of the iconic civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. “Genius MLK X” centers on the formative years, accomplishments, duelling philosophies and key personal relationships of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X
Weruche Opia’s addition to the cast as Coretta Scott King, adds a new layer of depth and authenticity to the series. With her remarkable ability to embody complex characters, Opia is poised to deliver a compelling portrayal as the wife of the civil rights leader during the Civil Rights Movement.
“Genius MLK X” is part of the critically acclaimed “Genius” anthology series that has previously explored the lives of extraordinary figures such as Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso. This season, under the helm of Nat Geo TV, promises to be a riveting and insightful portrayal of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, shedding light on both his public triumphs and private struggles.
Don’t miss Weruche Opia and the stellar cast in “Genius MLK X,” premiering on Nat Geo TV on February 1. Hopefully, we will be able to catch it in Nigeria and catch up with the actress and all that she has been up to.
Check out the trailer here:
More power to her this new year, cheers to more projects!