Aretha

CLEVELAND— She’s known as the Queen of Soul to millions of fans across the world for her singing, but now, Aretha Franklin can add something else to her resume: Doctor. Well, not a real doctor, but Ms. Franklin will receive a Doctor of Humane Letters honorary degree from Case Western Reserve University on November 5 […]

Denzel Washington, Halle Berry Among Aretha Franklin's A-List Cast For Biopic

Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry is her top pick to play a young Aretha. Berry previously won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for portraying famed actress Dorothy Dandridge in the made-for-television movie ‘Introducing Dorothy Dandridge,’ Denzel Washington, who the Detroit native visited during his Tony Award-winning run on Broadway in August Wilson‘s ‘Fences,’ told […]

Denzel Washington, Halle Berry Among Aretha Franklin's A-List Cast For Biopic