Mariah Carey to take on major role in Christmas movie

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According to Deadline, Mariah Carey will play a “major role” in the feature film, which has yet to have a title.

The film is about Christmas, but also about the power of music that “can transport you back in time to your truest and most authentic feelings.”

The film will feature music by Carey, but also from other artists.

The All I Want for Christmas Is You singer reportedly came up with the idea herself and presented it to director Brett Ratner.

Cary and Ratner are longtime friends but as of lately they are rumored to be a couple.

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In 2001, Mariah starred in the autobiographical film Glitter. In 2009 shehad a supporting role in Precious which earned her critical acclaim.