The stars of the new VH1 biopic are getting serious praise from their fellow celebs. Read on to see what Gabrielle Union, Keri Hilson and more stars have to say!
It’s official: CrazySexyCool is a hit! The TLC biopic, which premiered Oct. 21 on VH1, received an overwhelmingly positive response — and not just from everyday fans of the legendary girl group. Major actors and musicians chimed in with their accolades, specifically directed at Keke Palmer and Lil Mama for their outstanding performances.
Keke, who we remember as Nickelodeon’s True Jackson, and Lil Mama, who we remember as that girl who randomly joined Jay-Z and Alicia Keys on stage at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, wowed their fellow celebs as Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas and Lisa “Left-Eye” Lopes, respectively.
Keke Palmer & Lil Mama: Stars Praised For ‘CrazySexyCool’
Being Mary Jane star Gabrielle Union is a long-time fan of TLC, and couldn’t help but share her gratitude to the girls for allowing her one more trip down memory lane:
— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) October 22, 2013
Jurnee Smollett, who’s currently recurring on NBC’s Parenthood, was specifically in awe of Lil Mama’s authentic portrayal of the late, great Left-Eye:
— jurnee smollett (@jurneesmollett) October 22, 2013
And Keri Hilson, known for her churning out hits like “Knock You Down” and occasionally hating on Beyoncé, expressed her thanks to TLC member Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins for helping her find herself:
— Keri Hilson (@KeriHilson) October 22, 2013
HollywoodLifers, what did YOU think of CrazySexyCool? Drop a comment with your reviews below!
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