Celebrity Corner With Sarah: Facts On Andra Day In 'The United States Vs. Billie Holiday'
Andra Day earned an incredible nomination for Best Actress at this year's Oscars for her role in The United States Vs. Billie Holiday. It was the singer-songwriter's first serious acting role and she hit it out of the park, portraying jazz legend Billie Holiday. Watch the video for great facts on Day and her work in the movie.
Can you imagine getting nominated for an Oscar in your film acting debut? That's just what Andra Day did this year with her role in The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.
Oscars 2021: Facts on Andra Day movie The United States Vs. Billie Holiday
Coming into the movie, Day was best known as a three-time Grammy-nominated R&B artist. But, with the important story of Billie Holiday being told on-screen, Day shifted to the big screen and took on the role of the legendary singer.
Watch the video for great facts on Andra Day's transition to acting and how she ended up paying tribute to one of her heroes, Billie Holiday, in her first major screen role.