Aja Naomi King Takes Center Stage in NBC’s ‘Grosse Pointe Garden Society’ Pilot

Aja Naomi King, known for her standout performances in How To Get Away With Murder, is set to grace our screens once again, this time in NBC’s upcoming drama pilot Grosse Pointe Garden Society. King joins a stellar cast including Melissa Fumero, AnnaSophia Robb, and Ben Rappaport, promising an enthralling viewing experience.

In this gripping drama, King portrays Catherine, a mother of two young children trapped in an unhappy marriage. As an active member of the Garden Society, Catherine finds solace amidst her loneliness, harboring a tantalizing secret that adds layers to her character.

Joining King in this suburban saga are Matthew Davis and Alexander Hodge, rounding out an ensemble cast that is sure to captivate audiences. The pilot is helmed by director Maggie Kiley, with executive production duties handled by Jenna Bans, Bill Krebs, and Casey Kyber, promising a blend of talent and expertise behind the scenes.


For King, this marks a return to broadcast television after her acclaimed role in How To Get Away With Murder. Her recent portrayal in Apple TV+‘s Lessons In Chemistry garnered critical acclaim, earning nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Limited Series at prestigious award shows like the Critics Choice Awards and the NAACP Image Awards.

As King ventures into this new project, her collaboration with NBC promises to deliver compelling storytelling and unforgettable performances, solidifying her status as a versatile and accomplished actor in the industry.

Joanne Wells

Joanne Wells is a media journalist for ScreenNearYou. She reports on the inside conversations in Hollywood. Also, she loves pizza!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. (required)