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Raven-Symoné Heading to Sister Act

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 15:  Actress Raven-Symone arrives at 13th Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle Golden Globe Awards After Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Raven-Symoné will be taking over for Patina Miller in Sister Act, Deadline reports, as, yes, Deloris Van Cartier, the character Whoopi Goldberg made famous lo those many years ago. (Raven-Symoné was 6 when the film came out in 1992.) The erstwhile Olivia, who put out her first album when she was 8, starts rehearsals in February and begins performances in March for a six-month run as the nightclub singer turned witness turned Sister Mary Clarence. What's black and white and something something? A nun something something; that's so Raven something something.

Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images