Thursday, April 7, 2011

Hollywood Divas team up for breast cancer awareness.

Demi Moore

Jennifer Aniston
Alicia Keys
Breast cancer is an important topic for every woman, whether she or someone she loves has been affected by the disease or not. Nollywood divas Hollywood divas like Jennifer Aniston and Demi Moore make breast cancer awareness a priority - check out the major roles they'll play in an upcoming project for Lifetime to tell the stories of families touched by breast cancer.

Jennifer Aniston has been named executive producer, along with her former "Friends" colleague Martha Kauffman, to head up "Project Five." Contact Music explains what this breast cancer awareness endeavor is all about: it's a compilation of "individual short films exploring the impact of breast cancer on people's lives ... each one directed by a different celebrity."

In addition to the amazing Jennifer Aniston and Demi Moore, Alicia Keys and Patty Jenkins (director of "Entourage" and "Monster") have both signed on as well. The fifth director has yet to be named, but already Lifetime president Nancy Dubuc is singing the praises of "Project Five", saying:

"I'm a big fan of this amazing group of powerful and creative women, and we are thrilled to be working with them on 'Project Five.' It's an awesome feeling to be able to give them such a strong platform to do what they do best -- entertain and tell great stories -- so that we all educate viewers about breast cancer through these five films of courage, love and hope."

It's true, we can't think of a more powerful group of women to speak out on cancer than this gang. Go, girls. We cant wait to see this kind of collaboration in naija, towards a good cause as this. Imagine Geneieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade, Uche Jombo, Rita Dominic and Ini Edo teaming up for breast cancer awareness in form of a movie.
A Stand Up To Cancer Naija initiative

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