Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott & Mary J. Blige To Executive Produce Biopic On The Clark Sisters
Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott & Mary J. Blige have signed on to be executive producers on a biopic of The Clark Sisters, according to Hollywood executive and CEO of Relevé Entertainment, Holly Carter during the Church of God In Christ 111th Convocation.
Following their “Unsung” episode, LIFETIME will be giving fans a more in-depth look via a biopic of the legendary gospel singing group that will premiere in 2019. Karen Clark Sheard, Dorinda Clark-Cole, Jacky Clark-Chisholm, and Elbernita “Twinkie” Clark-Terrell will be sharing their struggles and victories they experienced during their journey with the world.
According to Wikipedia, the sisters are credited for helping to bring gospel music to the mainstream and are considered as pioneers of contemporary gospel. Their biggest crossover hits include: “Is My Living in Vain?”, “Hallelujah”, “He Gave Me Nothing to Lose”, “Endow Me”, their hit song “Jesus Is A Love Song”, “Pure Gold”, “Expect a Miracle”, and their largest mainstream crossover gold certified, “You Brought the Sunshine”. The Clark Sisters have won three Grammy Awards. With 16 albums to their credit and millions in sales, the Clark Sisters are the highest-selling female gospel group in history.