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Nicki Minaj Announces The Cast Of Her ABC Family TV Series “Nicki”

December 19, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Announces The Cast Of Her ABC Family TV Series Nicki

Nicki Minaj has announced the cast of her upcoming scripted comedy television series on ABC Family, which will be called “Nicki“. If you didn’t already know, the Barbie is going to star and serve as the executive producer of the show that is being written by Kate Angelo.

“I am honored and excited to announce that I’ve literally hand picked the main characters of my scripted series ‘Nicki’ ~ #ABCFamily #Freeform ~ I’ve been going to the auditions falling in love with some incredible people. Looking forward to unveiling this groundbreaking new show for you guys in 2016!”

Ariana Neal is the name of the kid who will be playing a young Minaj and the television show will also star a guest appearance from Whoopi Goldberg, who will be playing a neighbor.

“I literally cried watching her taped audition. I demanded to meet her! Sat in a room with her teaching her how to rap by doing a beat on the table & forcing her to stay on beat! Lol. Then pulled out all the attitude she had in her lil’ body. Haha! She’s tough! And so sweet & cute. #ArianaNeal #LilNicki Welcome to the family lil’ lady bug!”

You can check out the full cast and see who will be playing Nicki‘s mother, father, brother, and more after the jump below. The TV show that is based on Minaj‘s life growing up in Queens will start filming real soon and air next year on the ABC Family network!

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Nicki Minaj Covers Billboard Magazine Issue #38, Talks Politics, A New Mixtape & More

December 11, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Covers Billboard Magazine Issue 38, Talks Politics, A New Mixtape & More

The Young Money Barbie graces the front cover of Billboard magazine’s volume 127 issue 38, which is also their special No. 1’s 2015 year in music cover.

For her cover story, Nicki Minaj spoke on what validation means the most to her, if she considers herself a New York rapper, her upcoming sitcom on ABC Family about her childhood, acting, watching Investigation Discovery all day, “Empire”, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and Donald Trump.

Nicki also discussed reciting the Maya Angelou poem “Still I Rise” at an event recently, getting advice from Jay Z and Beyonce about moving to Los Angeles and being in a high-profile celebrity relationship, if her and Meek Mill are engaged, why she will be releasing a new mixtape, and plenty more.

Click here to order the latest issue of Billboard magazine for $14.99 that will be released on December 19th!

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Nicki Minaj Will Be Executive Producing & Starring In An ABC Family Comedy TV Series Based On Her Life

September 30, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Will Be Executive Producing & Starring In An ABC Family Comedy TV Series Based On Her Life

According to Deadline, Nicki Minaj will be executive producing and starring in a scripted comedy television series on the ABC Family channel that will be written by Kate Angelo.

The show, which will start filming in Nicki‘s hometown this winter, will be based on her life growing up in Queens, New York in the early 1990s and show how she became a big name in music.

You can read the Young Money Barbie‘s statement on this new project after the jump below! Who is excited?

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