Roland, TJMS, 10.13.11: Roland S. Martin/Tom Joyner Morning Show, Is There Really A Controversy Surrounding The Upcoming Mahalia Jackson Biopic Starring Fantasia? | Roland Martin Reports

Roland, TJMS, 10.13.11: Roland S. Martin/Tom Joyner Morning Show, Is There Really A Controversy Surrounding The Upcoming Mahalia Jackson Biopic Starring Fantasia?

Roland Martin talks with Valerie Nero, chairperson of the Mahailia Jackson estate about an upcoming biopic staring Fantasia.

From the New York Post:

The producers behind the upcoming Mahalia Jackson biopic say they’re embarrassed over statements made by financial backer Adrian Taylor to Page Six about Jackson’s family not wanting a pregnant Fantasia Barrino to play the legendary gospel singer in the movie.

 To read this article in its entirety visit the New York Post.

  • Cbail63

    Even if she wasn’t pregnant, she wouldn’t be right for the part, terrible casting!

    • cw

      you mad boo?