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Mekhi Phifer Explains Why He’d Like To Do A “Soul Food” Sequel

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Mekhi Phifer has played in a number in a number of films, but he says “Soul Food” is the one he’d do a sequel to. He joins us on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” and explains why he wants to see a continuation of the classic movie. In addition, Mekhi opens up about his celebrity crush, favorite movie role, and more in our lightening round of this exclusive interview!

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TVLine Items: Mekhi Phifer Moves Into House of Lies, Outbreak Gets TV Treatment and More!

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House of Lies Mekhi PhiferMekhi Phifer has found a new home on House of Lies.

The ER alum joins the Showtime comedy’s upcoming third season as Dre, a business mogul who hires Don Cheadle’s Marty to help grow his empire, Deadline reports.

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Phifer’s most recent TV credits include White Collar and Torchwood.

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• NBC may be headed for an Outbreak. ER executive producers John Wells and Jack Orman are re-teaming on a new medical drama based on the 1995 film, Deadline reports. The project, which has been given a pilot-production commitment at the EPs’ former network, follows a group racing to “contain a lethal virus before it becomes a global pandemic.”

• Lindsey Kraft (Southland, The Mob Doctor) has landed a recurring role on Wayward Pines, Fox’s upcoming M…

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