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By Michael Gioia
27 Aug 2012


Jeffery Wines: Cher in Mame

Academy Award-winning actress and Grammy Award-winning singer Cher, who is known for "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour" as well as her award-winning performance in "Moonstruck," is currently at work developing a musical based on her career. In the meantime, the singer-actress could star in the title role in a revival of the Jerry Herman musical Mame. About a decade ago, there were talks about the Oscar winner taking on the role of eccentric Auntie Mame, and Herman was reportedly thrilled with the idea that Cher would be singing his score.