Madonna Will Direct Michaela DePrince Biopic ‘Taking Flight’

Madonna Will Direct Michaela DePrince Biopic ‘Taking Flight’
Madonna just scored a new gig. Taking the director’s seat for the third time, the performer will helm a new biopic telling the story of Sierra Leonian ballet dancer Michaela DePrince. The film will be adapted by Camilla Blackett from DePrince’s Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Ballerina. The dancer first caught attention with her appearance in Beyonce’s Lemonade.

“Michaela’s journey resonated with me deeply as both an artist and an activist who understands adversity,” Madonna said in a …

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Source: V Magazine

Madonna Will Direct Michaela DePrince Biopic ‘Taking Flight’