OUT OF THE ASHES: THE STORY OF THE MAYBELLINE FAMILY
Based on the manuscript, “Not Just another Pretty Face,” by Sharrie Williams, grandniece of Maybelline founder Tom Lyle Williams, over one-thousand pages of personal accounts and family documents spanning four generations, including the journals of her father, William Preston Williams. Open the cosmetics drawer of almost every woman and you’ll find it: the iconic brand that represents the story of an American empire and the family dynasty behind it. A story of dreams, disappointments, glamour, greed, passion, love, loss . . . and even murder. The Maybelline story.
ONE HOUR DRAMATIC TELEVISION SERIES CONCEPT based on book/life rights.