If you haven’t watched the Billie Holiday movie, aka The United States vs. Billie Holiday it is a must-see. Andra Day earned every single award she received for this movie. This was her first time acting and she came out swinging like she was a veteran. Watching made me realize that I didn’t really know anything about Billie.
Podcast: Mimi Said What?! Season: 2 Episode: 17
Pop Culture Update: Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Oprah interview airing on CBS on March 7th + Sister Souljah Life After Death released (Coldest Winter Ever Part II) + Breast Milk to Chest Milk for gender equality + Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon $30 premium cost for Disney+ members + Golden Globe Black Winners (Tiffany Haddish + Jon Batiste + Daniel Kaluuya + Andra Day + Chadwick Boseman + John Boyega + Kemp Powers)
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Topic: Let’s talk about the Billie Holiday movie titled The United States Vs. Billie Holiday starring Golden Globes Winner Andra Day. This was an incredible movie that showed sheer grit and talent.
Fun Facts: This is Andra Day’s first time acting. She cut off 12 years of hair growth for this role. She dropped a lot of weight so she could look like a real heroin addict. She turned down this movie several times before actually saying yes.
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