5. Alicia Keys optimistic about Lena Horne role
"There is still a strong possibility that the Lena Horne story will come together and when it does, I believe it’s going to be a part I was born for," Alicia Keys recently told EURweb.
The Oprah Winfrey Presents project has been buzzed about since 2007, but things are currently on hold.
It might be the right time to revisit plans for the biopic with other popular stars taking on the roles of Marvin Gaye, Nina Simone and Richard Pryor.
For Alicia, being compared to the singer and actress of the ’40s is "the biggest honor ever."
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