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Fantasia Barrino Story: Life Is Not a Fairy Tale

Fantasia Barrino Story: Life Is Not a Fairy Tale

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Saturday, August 19, 2006 N/A
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  • Season: 2005-06
  • Network: Lifetime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: True Story, Biography, Hollywood/Show Biz
  • Based On: Life is Not a Fairy Tale written by Fantasia Barrino

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book "Life is Not a Fairy Tale" by Fantasia Barrino. Follows the journey of Fantasia Barrino, a poor high school dropout and teenage single mother, who decides to rethink her choices and redirect her life. Using her natural talent for singing she takes a chance and auditions for the hit TV show, "American Idol" and quickly becomes an audience favorite although some question her as a role model. Her powerful performances make her a overnight sensation as she wins season three of the competition-- finally fulfilling her dream and forever changing her life.


Production Company:

  • Ostar Productions IAW Lifetime Television

Production Type:

  • In-House
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