*Gospel singer Deitrick Haddon is going to the screen. The gospelconnoissiur.com, pain and triumph are just some of the parts of the plot that fans will experience in his upcoming DVD “Blessed and Cursed.” It’s a modern retelling of the dramatic Biblical account of Saul and David.

The singer plays the role of Dwight Hawkins an incredibly gifted young man who is in search of his purpose amid setbacks and unexpected surprises.

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Drew Sidora and a host of Gospel music artists will also be a part of the drama.

“I think that’s what people will really appreciate about this film, that it’s really transparent,” says Haddon. “It’s real to what happens in church. It shows church politics and the way people really are.”

The movie, on DVD, is available now.

Watch the trailer for “Blessed and Cursed”: