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Queen Latifah in Chicago

Latifah was divine as matron Mama Morton in the film adaptation of the Broadway classic about killer dillers in the Windy City. The role was hardly as maternal as Houston’s is in Sparkle, but it was still “good” to her: Latifahe earned Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for Best Supporting Actress.