Actor Queen Latifah to star in “Hope’s Wish” film

Vastavam web: Actor Queen Latifah has joined the cast of the drama film “Hope’s Wish”.The film will be helmed by Laurie Collyer, who had earlier directed the Maggie Gyllenhaal-starrer “Sherrybaby”, reported Deadline.It tells the true story of Hope Stout, a 12-year-old girl who, when diagnosed with a life-threatening disease, set out on a mission to fund the wishes of all the other health-challenged children in her part of North Carolina.Latifah will play Make-A-Wish Foundation executive Toni Dubois, who worked with Stout to help raise the money.