Former Wayzata resident Kimberly Elise appeared on Fox 9 this morning promoting her new movie called: Gifted Hands, the Ben Carson story. The movie will be on TNT Saturday, February 7th a 7:00 pm central. She will be playing Sonya Carson. She indicated her parents still live in Wayzata.
Gifted Hands also features Cuba Gooding, Jr. who play Ben Carson. Here is the write-up on the story from TNT:
A frustrated young boy with problems in school overcomes the obstacles in his life to become a world-renowned neurosurgeon in the new TNT Original movie GIFTED HANDS: THE BEN CARSON STORY. This uplifting and inspirational JOHNSON & JOHNSON SPOTLIGHT PRESENTATION® stars Oscar® winner Cuba Gooding Jr. (Jerry Maguire) and two-time NAACP Image Award winner Kimberly Elise (The Great Debaters, The Manchurian Candidate). It is based on the true story of Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, whose lifelong journey led him to become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, a best-selling author and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The movie premieres Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT), exclusively on TNT.
For Kimberly's bio, visit this page: http://www.answers.com/topic/kimberly-elise
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