Posts Tagged: Andra Day

Oscar Award

Oscar Nominations 2021 Are Out

Alright, here we go!  The Oscar nominations out!  As we expected, Viola Davis is nominated for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and of course Chadwick Boseman (who gave an amazing final performance) was also nominated in the best actor category.  I am really glad to see Andra Day win for “The United States vs. Billie Holiday”… Read more »

Andra Day

Andra Day Discussed The Transformation Into Billie Holiday

In a forthcoming interview with Oprah, Andra Day talked about transforming into playing Billie Holiday.   She said, “I will say that the portrayal of Billie Holiday was paradigm-shifting, life-altering, so I’m changed so drastically even with the role alone. Even if not had all of this had not happened on the heels of all of… Read more »

[PHOTOS] Andra Day Stars in the Billie Holiday Biopic Now Filming in Canada

It’s been talked about for a couple of years, and now it’s officially in production …  ‘IT’ is Lee Daniels‘ upcoming Billie Holiday biopic – ‘The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.’ According to the Daily Mail U.K., filming has been going on in Montreal, Canada for the past 6 weeks. Amazing songstress Andra Day portrays the legendary jazz… Read more »

Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels In Talks to Direct Billie Holiday Movie

Lee Daniels in talks to direct Billie Holiday Movie.  Ok if anybody can do justice to a biography type movie, it’s Lee Daniels.  After he got critical acclaim for directing the movie Precious, starring Gabrourey Sidibe, and MoNique who won a Oscar for her portrayal as Precious abusive mother, Lee has not slowed down.  Billie… Read more »