Biopic THE GLORIAS: A LIFE ON THE ROAD Adds Janelle Monae

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 4: Janelle Monae attends 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Radhika Jones - Arrivals at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 4, 2018 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Janelle Monae

Janelle Monae is set to join the cast of The Glorias: A Life On The Road the biopic based on the life of Gloria Steinem.

Julianne Moore and Alicia Vikander star as the feminist and social-political activist at various stages of her life. The Glorias will follow Steinem’s journey to become a crusader for equal rights and her groundbreaking work as a journalist and campaigner.

There are currently no details on the character that Monae will play. Alex Saks is producing the pic, via Fifty-Four Pictures, with Taymor and Lynn Hendee. Steinem and Amy Richards are exec producers as filming is slated to start January in Savannah, GA.

SOURCE: Deadline.com