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Aretha Franklin’s “Respect” Biopic Welcomes Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans And Mary J. Blige To The Cast List

Aretha Franklin Checks

The cast list for the Aretha Franklin biopic titled, “Respect,” is filling up with a star-studded cast including Oscar-winning actor  Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans and two-time Oscar nominee Mary J. Blige. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Broadway stars Audra McDonald, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, and Marc Maron are among others …

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Mary J. Blige Signs First-Look TV Deal With Lionsgate

Mary J Blige with Lionsgate

Singer-actress Mary J. Blige has signed a first-look television deal with Lionsgate. As a part of Blige’s new deal, her production company, Blue Butterfly, will develop and produce TV series for the studio, Variety reports. In addition, the 48-year-old will also be able to create content across Lionsgate platforms. “Mary …

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Mary J. Blige To Be Honored With BET Lifetime Achievement Award

Mary J. Blige for PEOPLE

BET Networks announced today that Mary J. Blige will be this year’s recipient of the Lifetime Achievement  Award at the 2019 BET Awards. Blige has had an illustrious career. The “Queen of Hip Hop Soul” has had eight multi-platinum albums, won nine Grammy Awards, and has most recently spread her …

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Nas and Mary J. Blige To Co-Headline 22-Date Summer Tour

Mary J Blige and Nas Tour

This summer, two of New York’s finest will be joining forces for a 22-city tour across North America. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, Mary J. Blige, who, according to Variety, has already embarked on two successful co-headlining tours, will be traveling across the country with Queens-bred living legend, Nas.  Set …

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