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.