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Jennifer Hudson to play Aretha Franklin?

August 18, 2015 14:39:06 Posted at August 18, 2015 14:39:06
Joanna Posted by Joanna
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Following its way-higher-than-expected $60.2-million opening bow, Straight Outta Compton will hit even more theatre screens this coming weekend. But the film’s pop culture ripple effect isn’t limited to box office success or think pieces — it may also help Jennifer Hudson land one of the most coveted roles in Hollywood. Full Story

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Moving too fast

January 23, 2012 20:29:02 Posted at January 23, 2012 20:29:02
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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My favourite story of the day. Maybe I’m delirious from the altitude here in Utah with all the nosebleeds I’ve been getting but when this report came across my blackberry earlier, I could barely contain myself. Aretha Franklin has cancelled her wedding to her William Wickerson. It’s the statement they released that cracked me up:"Regretfully, To Our Friends and Supporters: Will and I have decided we were moving a little too fast, and there were a number of things that had not been thought through thoroughly. Full Story