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Will Packer talks about coming up with the idea for “Girls Trip” three years ago, after going to New Orleans for Essence Festival (where he met his future wife!) and realizing how free the black women down there on vacation are. He talks about witnessing empowerment in action on that trip, his excitement about making a film about it, and why it took three years to make. He also reveals how he proposed to his wife years later in the same place.

Plus, Regina Hall & Jada Pinkett-Smith laugh about the moments in the script that weren’t written in, but happened organically as a result of the chemistry between them all onset. Check out this exclusive video to hear more in this interview from the “Ed Lover Show.”

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