In the BET TV movie Let the Church Say Amen, Rachel Jackson is a 21-year-old single mom who’s trying to please everybody. She believes if she marries the father of her child, she’ll regain the respect of her preacher father. But Rachel’s ex is already engaged to another woman. If you like baby mama drama, this is the TV movie for you. Let the Church Say Amen is based on the bestselling novel by ReShonda Tate Billingsley, and is directorial debut of actress Regina King (227, Southland, Jerry Maguire, Ray).
Rachel is portrayed by Naturi Naughton. She’s best known for her roles in the remake of Fame (Denise Dupree), Mad Men (Toni Charles), The Playboy Club (Brenda), and The Client List (Kendra). She’s currently starring in 50 Cent’s TV series Power as Ghost’s wife, Tasha St. Patrick. Let the Church Say Amen premieres on BET on August 29 at 8pm.