Queen Latifah Starring In Bessie Smith Movie
The film will be entitled Blue Goose Hollow, inspired by the Tennessee area where Smith grew up. Latifah, who's also co-producing the project, says she aims to "debunk many of the myths that have circulated about her."
It's also to be backed by HBO after she spent years pursuing her plans to make it. Dee Rees, director of Pariah, is writing and directing. more on this story
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