• In a retrospective on Madonna’s acting career, Spike Lee defended his decision to cast the singer in Girl 6.
  • Madonna and Spike Lee’s friendship spans decades; he was set to direct her biopic at one point.
  • Madonna’s biopic, initially planned with Julia Garner and Julia Fox, was canceled but may still happen in the future.

Vulture recently did a career-ranging retrospective of Madonna, filled with quotes from her and the people around her. One of the most interesting portions of the piece concerns her small role in the bold Spike Lee film, Girl 6, and the iconic director clarified that he didn’t care what anyone thought about the decision. Madonna played a higher-up at a phone sex operation, specifically “Boss #3.” Despite being warned about hiring Madonna, given a couple of box office flops, Spike Lee told Vulture that he knew he wanted her for the role.

Full article at MSN