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Madonna starts working on her new directorial movie “Taking Flight”

Madonna started working on her new directorial movie “Taking Flight” – a story about ballerina Michaela DePrince.

Today Madonna met Michaela DePrince and scriptwriter Camilla Blackett in Lisbon. They probably started working on the script.

And so we begin

Camilla Blackett

Both Michaela DePrince and Camilla Blackett announced this important moment on their Instagram profile.

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And so we begin…

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No clear announcement by Madonna, but she posted these pics on her Instagram story (see below), where you can see Michaela DePrince with her children and her as well. Madonna also posted a poem written by the gorgeous Maya Angelou, as well as Michaela DePrince did.

Madonna and Michaela DePrince