Mary J Blige Lands Role In Aretha Franklin Biopic

MJB to play singer Dinah Washinton

October 21, 2019

Mary J Blige has joined the cast of Respect- a biopic on the late Aretha Franklin. 

Blige is expected to play the role of singer Dinah Washington. The singer will be alongside leading role, Jennifer Hudson, who is playing Aretha Franklin. 

The movie is expected to begin filming next month & projected to hit theaters in August 2020.