Sheryl Lee Ralph’s On A Possible Abbott Elementary Musical
Will be Abbott Elementary School get the musical treatment?
In an exclusive interview with E! News at the 2022 American Music Awards, Sheryl Lee Ralph shared his thoughts on a possible musical adaptation for Abbott Elementary Schoolin which she plays the role of a dedicated public school teacher, Barbara Howard.
“You know what? Abbott Elementary School, Musical comedy. I see it,” she said. “I love it. Come on Quinta [Brunson].”
She expanded on her love for the idea, stating, “Hell yes!” and confirmed that she would speak to the series creator.
“I should ask him,” she continued. “But then I wouldn’t have enough time to do it unless we have a long break, so we’ll have to see.”
the original dream girls the actor further opened up about his boss, sharing that she still trusts Quinta’s creative direction. “Let me tell you something, my boss is 32, half my age and I love him,” she said. “And I’m very happy to sit on his lap and say, ‘Queen, what do we do next?’ Because she knows what we’re going to do next.”