Anthony Ramos

Hamilton Star Lands Spike Lee Role in She's Gotta Have It Netflix Series

Hamilton star Anthony Ramos is your new Mars Blackmon, having landed the Spike Lee role in Netflix’s She’s Gotta Have It, a contemporary remake of Lee’s 1985 seminal debut feature film.

Our sister site Deadline was first to report on Ramos’ casting.

Similar to the film,mars-blackmon-delete the series (which got a 10-episode order earlier this month) centers on Nola Darling, a Brooklyn-based artist in her late twenties struggling to define herself and divide her time amongst her Friends, her Job and her Three Lovers: The Cultured Model, Greer Childs; The Protective Investment Banker, Jamie Overstreet; and Da Original B-Boy Sneakerhead, Mars Blackmon.

Lee will direct all 10 half-hour episodes and serve as an EP with his producer-wife Tonya Lewis Lee.

In the Broadway sensation Hamilton, Ramos plays John Laurens in first act, then Alexander Hamilton’s son Philip in second act.