Mary J. Blige has signed on to play Nina Simone in a biopic of the late jazz-blues diva, the Hollywood Reporter said on Monday. The as-yet-untitled biopic, a collaboration between MTV Films and Paramount Pictures, will be penned by television writer Cynthia Mort. A director has not yet been named. The full article at ballerstatus.net has since been removed or relocated.
You can adjust all of your cookie settings by navigating the tabs on the left hand side.