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Posted Monday 2/12/18 at 2:12PM EST
Mary J. Blige joins Netflix's The Umbrella Academy
The singer/actress, who is nominated for two Academy Awards this year for Mudbound -- for best original song and best supporting actress -- has signed on for her first regular TV role. She'll play Cha-Cha, a ruthless and unorthodox hit-woman, on the drama series about the estranged members of a family of superheroes. Blige is signed on for only one year.
Posted Wednesday 11/08/17 at 12:00AM EST
Mary J. Blige is developing a Fox choreographer drama series
Blige will produce and serve as music supervisor on 8 Count, a potential series about a young choreographer aiming to “redeem her damaged reputation in the cutthroat music/dance world.” It is based on real-life choreographer Laurieann Gibson, who's appeared on Dance Moms and MTV's Making the Band.