Get Ready, Because Cher Is Starring in a Lifetime Movie About the Flint Water Crisis

2017 is bringing it.

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Cher—Queen of Twitter, living definition of the word "icon," and owner of good hair—is making her way back to the small screen...by way of a Lifetime movie. So yes, your dreams are, in fact, becoming a reality.

The Oscar winner (that's right, she won an Oscar) will star in Flint, a film based on the Flint water crisis/contamination in Michigan. Not too much is known about Cher's role, but she'll be playing a Flint dweller whose family is "impacted by the water crisis." (FYI, Cher was very actively involved in helping residents of Flint, and reportedly donated water to the community.)

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One might be be inclined to ponder Cher's choice to star in a Lifetime movie, but the network has actually been delivering some solid work recently—including UnREAL and War & Peace. And considering Cher was nominated for a Golden Globe the last time she starred in a TV movie (HBO's If These Walls Could Talk), we should expect big things. Big, like Cher's all-caps tweets.

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