Netflix released the trailer for "Nappily Ever After" starring Sanaa Lathan Aug. 2. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images
Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images

Watch the trailer for Netflix's 'Nappily Ever After' starring Sanaa Lathan

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The movie, which is based on the best-selling book by Trisha R. Thomas, follows a successful woman anticipating a wedding proposal from her longtime boyfriend. When he refuses to drop down on one knee, she cuts him off and her hair. The big chop leads her down a road of self-discovery. 

When Lathan shaved off her own hair for the role last year, she revealed her new look on Instagram. “I feel so light, I could fly away,” she said in the video

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“Nappily Ever After” will be available starting Sept. 21 on Netflix. Watch the trailer below.

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