TITLE

BEHIND THE SCENES

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter;10/28/2009, Vol. 412 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the making of Lee Daniels' film "Precious." The film is based on a novel "Push," by Sapphire. Actress Helen Mirren was originally scheduled to play the role of Mrs. Weiss in the film, but later dropped out due to scheduling conflict. It is stated that Lee insisted that actress Mariah Carey wear no makeup for her role.
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45398774

 

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