Yesterday Fantasia revealed quite a bit about her controversial pregnancy on the Windy Williams show.
Earlier this year the American Idol winner was caught having an affair with a married man, and was later put on suicide watch.
Things were looking up for her when her name became attached to Mahalia!, the biopic about legendary gospel singer Mahalia Jackson — but now that she's been knocked up by her married lover, she might be recast.
Producers are pissed that she got preggers, and Mahalia's religious family is even more pissed because she's having a baybay with a married man.
Watch to see how Fantasia tries to clear the air (above)!
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Fantasia has had a controversial year.
Not only did she get involved with a married man and then was sent to a hospital after a suicide attempt last year, the singer is now 7 months pregnant with the same married man, Antwaun Cook.
Things were looking up for her when her name became attached to Mahalia! the biopic about legendary gospel singer Mahalia Jackson.
With Fantasia's pregnancy, however,
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Things really seem to be turning around for Fantasia!
Yesterday, we heard the exciting news that the former American Idol contestant might be pregnant.
Now, we've learned that Fantasia has landed the lead role in a biopic about Mahalia Jackson, based on the 1993 book Got to Tell It: Mahalia Jackson, Queen of Gospel.
The story "recounts the life of the late American gospel singer, a civil rights activist who was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame."
The biopic is being directed by Euzhan Palcy, who is credited as being "the first Black woman to direct a Hollywood movie" according to IMDB trivia.
Production on the film begins this April, and it's slated for a December 2011 release.
Are U excited to see Fantasia take on the role of Mahalia Jackson?
[Image via WENN.]
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