Missy Elliott's life story is to be transformed to the big screen - but the rapper is refusing to play herself in the movie.
The WORK IT star - who is onboard as the steering force behind the project - wants an actress to step into her shoes, because she doesn't have the skills to convey the full horror of her tough upbringing to cinema-goers.
"I don't want to star in the movie. People see only famous artists as having superstar status, but people want to know about the struggles.
"I'm sure that's what made Eminem's 8 MILE a success, because people wanted to know what his house and mum were like before he started in the music business.
"People can't even imagine what I've been through."20/04/2005 09:13
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