The film is based on real events and follows a funeral home owner fighting to save his business.
“There’s people who can’t pay their bills,” Taylor told Urban Hollywood 411.
A spinoff following LAPD Detective Renee Ballard is also in the works.
“I’m looking forward to continuing telling unique stories and bringing my next projects to the global audiences.”
The studio said it is excited to “officially welcome Eddie into the Amazon family.”
The film begins streaming October 1 on Amazon Prime Video.
“I have a lot of stories I’m eager to tell, including a continuation of my own.”
The series is part of a production deal Lizzo inked last year with Amazon Studios.
The actor is not expected to take on the lead role in the series.
The film is set to begin streaming on Amazon Prime Video in March 2021.