Sisters Dani and Dannah Lockett, who rose to fame with their viral video “Name Jesus,” are actually the celebs of an upcoming NBC sitcom with Kenan Thompson.
The sequence, named “The Kenan Present,” will heart across the Nickelodeon star (Thompson) whose character tries to perform his duties as a father to his daughters (the Locketts) whereas managing his profession and his father-in-law, performed by Andy Garcia.
In keeping with Selection, Dani, 9, will play the function of Emma, Kenan’s good-hearted and naive daughter, and Dannah, 8, will play the function of Sophie, Kenan’s “much less trusting” daughter.
“THIS IS WHY OUR FAITH IS UNWAVERING!! That is why our praises are to God! That is why we imagine! Thanks Jesus, thanks to Kenan Thompson, Jackie Clark everybody at @nbc our complete workforce,” the sisters posted on Instagram with the announcement of their new present.
The Locketts additionally thanked Christian celebrities Meagan Good, Devon Franklin and Tyrese who’ve been longtime supporters of the women.
“All of you, thanks all for your entire prayers! JESUS DID IT!” they added.
The Lockett sisters rose to fame with their scripture movies. Their catchphrase, “Name Jesus,” rapidly caught on and went viral. Their music video, “Name Jesus,” presently has over 2 million views on YouTube and a whole lot of hundreds have subscribed to their web page. Together with social media recognition from celebrities similar to Justin Bieber, the women have been featured on “The Actual,” “Right now” and “The Steve Harvey Present.”
“The Kenan Present” is being directed by Chris Rock. Thompson will function govt producer of the present together with Lorne Michaels and Andrew Singer. Jackie Clarke is the present’s author.
Together with “The Kenan Present,” Thompson is presently in his 16th season of “SNL,” making him the longest-tenured forged member ever of the NBC sketch sequence.
Dani and Dannah could be seen every single day on social media sharing Bible scriptures with their followers.