Jackie's Back (1999)

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A mockumentary of Jackie Washington, a fictonal star of music, stage and screen played by Jenifer Lewis. The movie now follows Jackie as she tells her story to stardom and fall from grace as she prepares for her own comeback. Full of cameo apperances and funny interviews from stars like Dolly Parton, Whoopi Goldberg, Liza Minnelli, Bette Midler, Chris Rock, Sean Hayes, Ricki Lake, Rosie O'Donnell, David Hyde Pierce, Melissa Etheridge and many others.

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Rated Unrated,  2 hr 0 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION
Robert Townsend
CAST
Jenifer Lewis  •  Tim Curry  •  Tangie Ambrose  •  Whoopi Goldberg

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Jenifer Lewis Jackie Washington
Tim Curry Edward Whatsett St. John
Tangie Ambrose Shaniqua Summers Wells (Jackie's Daughter)
Whoopi Goldberg Nurse Ethyl Washington Rue Owens (Jackie's Sister)
David Hyde Pierce Perry (The Deaf Rehearsal Pianist)
Loretta Devine Snookie Tate (Jackie's Childhood Friend)
Richard Lawson Milkman Summers (Jackie's Ex-Husband #1)
T.V. Blake Antandra Washington (Jackie's Daughter)
Tom Arnold Marvin Pritz (Jackie's Former Manager)
Julie Hagerty Pammy Dunbar (Host)
Kathy Najimy Lola Molina (Jackie's Stalker)
Isabel Sanford Miss Krumes (Jackie's Play Mama)