Hollywood to bring Miriam Makeba’s story to the big screen

Pictures: DRUM 1955

Pictures: DRUM 1955



Film blog Variety recently reported that The Miriam Makeba Estate, Miriam Makeba Foundation and Mama Africa Cultural & Social Trust will be working on the biopic of the late South African singer and civil rights activist, Miriam Makeba.

The author of the Billie Holiday movie “Lady Sings the Blues,” Suzanne de Passe and Madison Jones, a film and TV executive and producer, will be producing the biographical film.

Grammy award winner Miriam Makeba was one of the artists who made African music art.