biopic

Aretha Franklin is a living legend, so it only makes sense that her story be told one day on the big screen. The queen of soul…

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Singing Legend Aretha Franklin may have finally found the actress to portray her in the highly anticipated biopic about her life. In a statement, Franklin revealed that she is very interested in award-winning television and stage actress Audra McDonald to play her in the film. Franklin first took notice of McDonald, who has won two […]

Just after celebrating her 70th birthday over the weekend, it’s been announced the highly anticipated biopic of Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has been put on hold. Franklin expressed that some things are “going on” and the movie is “in a limbo position.” Franklin’s grandson is currently in the middle of negotiating a recording contract […]

A final decision still hasn’t been made regarding who will play Whitney Houston in the high-profile biopic of the late performer’s life. Meagan Good recently disclosed she had been meeting with Houston about the part before her untimely death, but UK’s Daily Mail reveals singer Rihanna is also being considered. Rihanna, who stars in the […]

Singer Whitney Houston may have been getting ready to tell her story. Apparently, she began talks about developing her biopic not long before she died. Actress Meagan Good said Tuesday she and Houston began discussions about a possible movie for Good to star in. “We were fairly in the beginning stages,” Good explained to E! […]

A new miniseries about South Africa’s most famous hero, Nelson Mandela, is in the works. The proposed 6-part miniseries has been approved by Mandela’s family, and is even being produced by his grandson Kweku Mandela. According to the BBC, two of Mandela’s books will be used to create the miniseries and working title of the […]

Actress Demi Moore will play feminist icon Gloria Steinem in Lovelace, a biopic about porn star-turned-activist Linda Lovelace, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Eric Roberts has also joined the film, which stars Amanda Seyfried as Lovelace. Moore will have a small part in the movie. Steinem co-founded Ms. magazine in the ’70s and wrote the […]

Singer/Musician Elton John wants Justin Timberlake to play him on the silver screen! John, 64, told the Los Angeles Times that Timberlake, 30, is his “number one” pick to star in a biopic about his life. “He played me before in a David LaChapelle video of ‘Rocket Man’ and it was superb,” John continued. “It’s […]

British actor Idris Elba has some very big shoes to fill in his latest film role. Elba will play former South African president Nelson Mandela in an upcoming biopic. Elba has taken on some pretty major roles lately, including movies like “Thor” and “Takers.” Idris Elba now joins an elite list of actors who have […]

Actor Harrison Ford has signed on to play famed Major League Baseball executive Branch Rickey in the upcoming Jackie Robinson biopic. “Ford will star as Branch Rickey, the innovative Major League Baseball executive who is best known for breaking MLB’s color barrier by signing Jackie Robinson to a minor league contract in 1945,” Legendary Pictures […]

Actor Harrison Ford has signed on to play famed Major League Baseball executive Branch Rickey in the upcoming Jackie Robinson biopic. “Ford will star as Branch Rickey, the innovative Major League Baseball executive who is best known for breaking MLB’s color barrier by signing Jackie Robinson to a minor league contract in 1945,” Legendary Pictures […]