New York, New York, July 7th, 2021: Karleen Leveille has joined the Emmy nominated Facebook Watch daytime series Peace of Mind with Taraji featuring Golden Globe award-winning actress Taraji P. Henson. Leveille will serve as a Senior Producer for the series.
“I am passionate about mental health especially because it does not discriminate. That passion involves committing to normalizing the conversation and actions around it. I’m proud that I can produce a series that shatters the myths and barriers around mental health especially in the African American community” said Karleen.
Peace of Mind with Taraji shines a light on mental health, especially in the African American community. Season 2 tackles topics including social anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, domestic violence, and grief. Interviews feature celebrities such as Megan Thee Stallion, Chance the Rapper, Karl Anthony Towns, and Angela Simmons who share how they coped and dealt with mental health in their own lives.
Season 2 premieres Monday, October 11th at 9 a.m. ET/12 p.m. PT. It will feature 10 new episodes, premiering weekly, on Mondays, on Facebook Watch. The series is Executive produced by Jennifer Ryan of Jennifer Ryan Productions. 495 Productions along with Taraji P. Henson, Tracie Jade Jenkins, SallyAnn Salsano also serve as Executive Producers. Ebony McClain serves as Co-Executive Producer.
About Karleen Leveille: Karleen Leveille is an Emmy award-winning Producer and News Anchor. She is the owner of KLeveille Entertainment, a production company that transformed the entertainment industry with innovative content and productions. Its purpose is to create content that changes the life of the person watching it, changes the life of the person being featured, or changes the lives of both. Her content has been seen across the globe on airlines and nationally on networks including the Oprah Winfrey Network, CBS, and the Discovery Channel. Karleen has broken barriers in her industry by becoming the first woman, as well as the first of color, to direct Fandango’s 2017 coverage of Comic-Con. Karleen has also overseen campaigns and experiential events for Google, Spectrum, Verizon, and Politico. Karleen currently anchors 12 News Morning, a morning show for CBS affiliate WBNG 12 News in New York that precedes CBS Mornings with Gayle King.