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Actress Julia Roberts Was Originally Suggested To Play Harriet Tubman and Free Slaves In Biopic Film, Before Cynthia Erivo, Film’s Producer Revealed

It’s Black History Month and many historical figures are rightfully being highlighted in this time.  Much ado has been given to abolitionist and activist Harriet Tubman for her many works for African Americans in history.  Born Araminta Ross, Tubman is known to have led a plethora of missions to help …

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Jennifer Hudson Shades Actress Cynthia Erivo’s Portrayal Of Aretha Franklin, Calls Her Little ‘TV Series’ Nothing Because It’s Not A Film

Actress Jennifer Hudson is highly anticipated to be in awards consideration for her upcoming portrayal of the icon Aretha Franklin in MGM’s Respect. The singer and Oscar winning actress was personally selected by Aretha herself to play her in an official capacity. It’s becoming clear which one the Queen of …

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