Feb 26, 2021 · Andra Day lost 39 pounds and took up smoking to embody the iconic jazz singer, Billie Holiday. Myriam Santos. But transforming herself into the “Strange Fruit” songstress was no holiday for Day.
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Ahead of Sunday's Oscars, where Andra Day is nominated for Best Actress, the performer talks to PEOPLE about The United States Vs. Billie Holiday
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Apr 25, 2021 · Andra Day takes turn as Billie Holiday nearly 50 years after Diana Ross Monday, April 26, 2021 9:42AM LOS ANGELES -- Oscar best actress nominee Andra Day said she "is an altered person" after her...
Apr 19, 2021 · American singer Andra Day says portraying legendary blues performer Billie Holiday has made her braver. Like us on Facebook to see similar stories Please give an overall site rating ...
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Feb 26, 2021 · Directed by Lee Daniels. With Andra Day, Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund, Natasha Lyonne. Follows Holiday during her career as she is targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black Federal Agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a tumultuous affair.
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Apr 25, 2021 · Billie Holiday star, 36, channeled the legendary singer she portrays in the Lee Daniels-directed biopic at the 93rd annual Academy Awards, walking the red carpet in a sultry custom Vera Wang gold ...
Feb 25, 2021 · Andra Day Abused Herself to Become Billie Holiday. Why She Felt It Was Worth It.
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Apr 21, 2021 · "Rise Up" singer Andra Day plays Billie Holiday in Hulu's The United States vs. Billie Holiday. She performs several Billie Holiday songs in the movie, including "Strange Fruit," making many wonder...
Mar 31, 2021 · March 31, 2021 11:00 AM Billie Holiday is getting an important plaque from the RIAA. Last Thursday, Andra Day, 36, presented the National Museum of African American Music with a plaque honoring the...
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After stepping out on the red carpet for the 2021 Oscars looking incredible in a molten gold custom Vera Wang gown, Andra Day shared why she initially turned down the role of Billie Holiday in her ...
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