Janet Jackson is an icon! From her humble beginnings as a child actress on the sitcom Good Times, to her stellar career as a recording artist and international superstar, there is no doubt that Janet is one of the most successful entertainers of our time. Her movies are just as legendary as her music, and if you’re a fan of Miss Jackson, then you definitely need to check out at least one of her films!
Poetic Justice (1993)
Janet Jackson plays the role of Justice, a young woman who is struggling to deal with the death of her boyfriend. She turns to poetry to express her pain and anger, and ends up finding love in the unlikeliest of places. This film is a must-see for any Janet Jackson fan, as it showcases her incredible acting talent.
For Colored Girls (2010)
For Colored Girls follows the lives of nine African-American women who are all dealing with different issues in their lives. This film is an incredibly powerful and moving drama, and Janet Jackson gives an outstanding performance.
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps is a 2000 American science fiction comedy film directed by Peter Segal. It is the sequel to the 1996 film The Nutty Professor, which starred Eddie Murphy. In this film, Janet Jackson stars as Denise Gaines, a DNA scientist. Professor Sherman Klump (Murphy) creates a serum that will prevent him from ever turning into his alter ego, the obnoxious Buddy Love. However, the serum has unforeseen side effects, and Klump must race against time to find an antidote before it’s too late.
Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
The film follows the lives of eight married friends, four couples, as they travel to the Colorado mountains for their annual retreat. As they spend time together, sharing their joys and sorrows, they also confront the challenges and temptations that threaten to destroy their marriages. Despite their love for each other, the couples begin to realize that they are not as perfect as they seem on the surface, and that their marriages are in trouble. They must decide whether to work through their problems or give up on their relationships.
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
This sequel to Why Did I Get Married? picks up where the first film left off, following the lives of the eight married friends as they deal with the challenges and temptations that threaten to destroy their relationships.
Whether you’re a fan of Janet Jackson’s music or her movies, there is no doubt that she is an incredible entertainer. If you’re looking for a great film to watch, be sure to check out one of the titles on this list. You won’t be disappointed!