A Mary J Blige Biopic is in the Works with Amazon Studios
5 December 2019
by Kabura Ng'ang'a
Mary J Blige just celebrated the 25th anniversary of her groundbreaking sophomore album, ‘My Life’. For the continuance of this celebratory mood, it has been announced that there is a Mary J Blige biopic in the makes with Amazon Studios and eOne.
The queen of HipHop soul has enjoyed longevity in the R&B world ruling the airwaves hit after hit speaking on what many black women could relate with. The biopic will focus on this longevity in the music industry and the ins and outs of what her music has been.
In the words of Rihanna, “we have all enjoyed sad Mary, happy Mary, drama Mary, all of Mary.” This is a true reflection of how she has poured her life into her music. The biopic will also focus on the life behind the music; the heartbreaks, Mary through poverty, addiction and abuse.
The biopic is being produced by Academy Award winner Vanessa Roth. There is no set release date as of now but this year keeps getting great for Mary J Blige.