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Director Spike Lee is set to adapt his 1986 film She's Gotta Have It for the small screen.

The acclaimed filmmaker is bringing his first feature movie to U.S. network Showtime, with Lee set to pen the script and step behind the camera.

The comedy/drama, about a woman who juggles three completely different suitors, was filmed in 12 days and on a budget of $185,000 (£115,000), but grossed more than $7 million (£4.3 million) at the U.S. box office.

The original film starred Tracy Camilla Johns, Tommy Redmond Hicks, and John Canada Terrell.


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