Considered for the role of Mama Morton.
According to IMDB, Chuck Norris really wanted to get Whoopi Goldberg a role in his film Invasion U.S.A.
Whoopi Goldberg was the first choice for the role of Buttercup.
Whoopi Goldberg auditioned for the lead role.
The role of Cyn was originally written for Whoopi Goldberg in mind.
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