TV One puts a fresh spin on romantic dramas with the premiere of the original film Steppin’ Back to Love, which will premiere Saturday, February 8 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT with an encore presentation at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. C. The film follows a once-loving couple connected by dance who, after facing marital struggles, use their passion for Chicago-style step dancing to reignite the spark in their marriage.
Steppin’ Back to Love stars Darrin Henson (Soul Food), Monique Coleman (High School Musical), Dorien Wilson (The Parkers), Brely Evans (Being Mary Jane), Erica Pinkett (All Eyez on M), Mykel Shannon Jenkins (Undisputed 3: Redemption) and Blue Kimble (The Bobby DeBarge Story), with a special appearance by Porsha Williams (The Real Housewives of Atlanta). Steppin’ Back to Love chronicles the tumultuous, romantic journey of Derrick (Henson) and April (Coleman) whose undeniable chemistry led to a sultry, storybook romance filled with a number of dance championships. Over time, external factors force them to take to the dance floor less, when their marriage begins to slide from first position in their lives. Their relationship is put to the test when Derrick’s success photographing a racy internet star names Kiki (Pinkett), breeds jealousy in the marriage. April finds distraction from her marital issues at work in the form of attention from Alonzo (Jenkins), a handsome doctor that she spends long hours with at work. Facing off with so many challenges, the couple has to decide whether to take a final bow on their relationship or step back into love with each other.
Check out the film’s trailer below: