Jamie Foxx & Usher are your "Dreamgirls"
Jamie Foxx, Usher and Beyonce all seem to be on board Bill Condon's Dreamgirls, an adaptation of the stage musical. Eddie Murphy is also in negotiations to join the cast with shooting to begin in January.
Producers are currently on a nationwide search to cast the pivotal role of Effie, who belts out most of the musicals most memorable songs. They are looking to an unknown to fill this role.