Of course, what we like best about Cher's return to film is that she will sing onscreen. Burlesque will mark the first time our favorite diva has performed song in a film since 1999's Tea With Mussolini.
June 24, 2009
As previously reported here on THE MAC WIRE, Academy Award winner Cher has now signed on to star in a new movie musical Burlesque. Grammy winner Christina Aguilera will be her co-star. Variety reports that Steven Antin, who wrote the screenplay will be directing the film. Aguilera plays a young midwestern girl who arrives in Hollywood seeking stardom. Cher plays the part of Tess, a former dancer and struggling owner of a burlesque club, who gives Aguilera her first break in the business. READ MORE