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Issa Rae, Marsai Martin and Regina Hall Star in the Hilarious Trailer for 'Little'

The upcoming body-swap comedy hits theaters this April!

The trailer for Little, the upcoming comedy starring Black-ish star Marsai Martin and Issa Rae is here and it does not disappoint.

Though it was initially thought that Rae might play the "big" to Martin's "little," the trailer reveals that award-winning actress Regina Hall plays that role instead, starring as Jordan Sanders, a no-nonsense executive who is transformed into an adolescent version of herself when a young girl puts a spell on her. Rae is her assistant who has to step up when her boss turns into the younger Jordan, played by Martin.


The film is the brainchild of 14-year-old Martin, who created the concept for the film and serves as its executive producer. The film was scripted by Girls Trip writer Tracy Oliver.

The nearly 3-minute trailer is full of giggle-worthy scenes of Martin and Rae getting into hilarious misadventures as they try and navigate Jordan's newfound youth. We recently named Little on our list of the nine films we're looking forward to the most in 2019.

Little hits theaters on April 12 and will also star This Is Us star Justin Hartley and SNL comedian Mikey Day. Check out the hilarious trailer below.

Little - Official Trailer (HD) www.youtube.com

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A Year After #EndSARS, Nigerian Youth Maintain That Nothing Has Changed

Despite the disbandment of the SARS units, young Nigerians are still being treated as criminals. We talk to several of them about their experiences since the #EndSARS protests.

On September 12th, Tobe, a 22-year-old student at the University of Nigeria's Enugu Campus was on his way to Shoprite to hang out with his friends when the tricycle he had boarded was stopped by policemen. At first, Tobe thought they were about to check the driver's documents, but he was wrong. "An officer told me to come down, he started searching me like I was a criminal and told me to pull down my trousers, I was so scared that my mind was racing in different ways, I wasn't wearing anything flashy nor did I have an iPhone or dreads — things they would use to describe me as a yahoo boy," he says.

They couldn't find anything on him and when he tried to defend himself, claiming he had rights, one of the police officers slapped him. "I fell to the ground sobbing but they dragged me by the waist and took me to their van where they collected everything including my phone and the 8,000 Naira I was with."

Luckily for Tobe, they let him go free after 2 hours. "They set me free because they caught another pack of boys who were in a Venza car, but they didn't give me my money completely, they gave me 2,000 Naira for my transport," he says.

It's no news that thousands of Nigerian youth have witnessed incidents like Tobe's — many more worse than his. It's this helpless and seemingly unsolvable situation which prompted the #EndSARS protests. Sparked after a viral video of a man who was shot just because he was driving an SUV and was mistaken as a yahoo boy, the #EndSARS protests saw millions of young Nigerians across several states of the country come out of their homes and march against a system has killed unfathomable numbers of people for invalid or plain stupid reasons. The protests started on October 6th, 2020 and came to a seize after a tragedy struck on October 20th of the same year.

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