101.9 AMP Radio High School Takeover: Click Here To Register Your School NOW!!!

Mary J. Blige To Play Legend Nina Simone In Film

Mary J. Blige

(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Billboard.com has reported that Mary J Blige has been chosen to play jazz legend Nina Simone in a new film.

Simone was also a civil rights activist and a schizophrenic.  This could be a big role for Blige.

The movie will be directed by Cynthia Mort and will be called simply Nina.  The film will be shot in the UK.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 101.9 AMP Radio

Get The App
Register To Win Tix To SOLD OUT EBH2Make sure you are in the audience for The Chainsmokers at EBH2. Register now!

Listen Live