The comedy from Tyler Perry Studios premieres Feb. 25 on Netflix.
The veteran actress also played on NBC's 'Days of Our Lives' and guest-starred in a handful of series.
"Claim your voice, sing your song, tell your stories. It will make us a better place," shared Allen.
After retiring the character, the Hollywood mogul announced a new comedy film featuring his iconic role.
The restaurant is one of the many businesses that reduced its service to takeout or delivery as the nation battles COVID-19.
"I'm not a man who enjoys wearing a dress. For me, as an actor, it's a costume."
Gavin Porter was reportedly found hanging in his cell.
Perry, Crystal Love, Bresha Webb, and Phylicia Rashad share what they hope viewers can take away from the Netflix drama film.