R&B singer Ashanti, actress Torrey DeVitto and Broadway’s Elle McLemore has landed a role on season 7 of Lifetime’s hit show “Army Wives.
The singer/songwriter/producer Ashanti will make her debut as Latasha Durant, who is an optimistic mother of three: 11 year-old Quincy Jr. (known as Deuce), daughter Nyah, 8, and Gabe, 6, who suffers from Cystic Fibrosis.
Latasha is described as a survivor with no self-pity who is determined to wrench all the joy out of life that she can. She’s a sexy, fun woman who knows how to keep a husband — and keep him in line.
Also, DeVitto will play Maggie Hall, an ex-Army Airborne-turned-truck driver. She’s sexy and smart with an edge and has a blue-collar upbringing in Saginaw, Mich., Who then leaves her deadbeat husband and taking her son Tanner, 10, with her then joins the Army to start over.