Mary J. Blige To Play Legend Nina Simone In Film
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.