Amber Riley: Glee Vet Star Amber Riley to Headline Musical Comedy Drama at NBC. Amber Riley is best known for playing student Mercedes Jones. A fashion-conscious diva. She initially resents having to sing back-up in McKinley High School”s music club. “Glee Vet” on the popular series from 2009 to 2015. Let us jump in to know more about Musical Comedy Drama at NBC in depth.
Amber Riley to Headline Musical Comedy Drama at NBC
In her return to series television, Riley will also co-executive produce “Dream“, a single-camera comedy. The single-camera project follows a former teen mom. Dream Morgan played by Riley. She turns her life upside down. Why? To pursue her solo dream of becoming a singer after her son graduates from college.
Lisa Mus Bryant(Black-ish) will put down the script. Also, she will serve as showrunner. And she will executive produce with Neil Meron (Smash, The Wiz Live!).
Amber Riley is very well defined to small screen musical roles. Also, she is best known for her six-season run on Glee Vet. She played powerhouse singer Mercedes Jones in the series. Although, after the end of the Fox series in the year 2015. Amber Riley co-starred in NBC’s The Wiz Live!. She played the role of Addapearle. Riley appeared on Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. Here she played the role of Dream Ghost #2. Riley also appeared in the Tyler Perry feature film “Nobody”s Fool” opposite Tiffany Haddish and Whoopi Goldberg, and in ABC”s “The Little Mermaid Live!”.
Amber Riley Appearances
- The Wiz Live! as Addapearle
- Crazy Ex-Girlfriend as Dream Ghost #2
- A Black Lady Sketch Show
- Daughters of Triton Emcee
- Nobody’s Fool
- The Little Mermaid Live!
- Bust Your Windows
- Hate on Me
- And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going
- Bridge over Troubled Water
- I Look to You
- Ain’t No Way
- Try a Little Tenderness
- All I Want for Christmas Is You