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Michelle Williams Cast as Diana Ross in Upcoming Biopic 'American Soul'

Michelle Williams Cast as Diana Ross in Upcoming Biopic 'American Soul'

Michelle Williams is taking on the role of Diana Ross!

The 38-year-old singer will star in BET’s upcoming music biopic American Soul.

The show is set to follow a young Diana in the 1970s as she decides whether or not to appear on producer Don Cornelius’ legendary dance show Soul Train.

American Soul is set to feature some impressive guest stars such as Bobby Brown playing soul singer Rufus Thomas, Gabrielle Dennis as Tina Turner and Kelly Rowland as Gladys Knight.

American Soul will premiere on BET on February 5th with back-to-back episodes.

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  • DuDuBrown

    Can’t wait! Michelle is an excellent choice.