Mahalia Jackson BioPic On Lifetime Offers Insight, Resurrection

Danielle Brooks gives honest sacred portrayal of Mahalia Jackson in a Lifetime biography released this month.

Precisely because the current generation of Americans barely recognize the seismic impact of her overarching, protean talent, her name is seldom mentioned as being among those artists who definitively and powerfully shaped the parameters of spiritual life in our nation. So, when the name of Mahalia Jackson is evoked either in conversation or during the course of comparisons about…