Sunday, September 19, 2010
Halle Berry to Play Aretha Franklin
The time has come. The blockbuster movie of Aretha Franklin’s life is coming into a fruition. According to the Boston Herald, Franklin announced which famous actors would land roles in the film based on her autobiography “Aretha: From These Roots”. The legendary singer picked Halle Berry to star as a younger version of herself, Denzel Washington to play her father, and Terrence Howard to play Smokey Robinson among other big name features. No release date has been declared so far, but Franklin is schedule to review the script sometime next week.