Apparently Mariah Carey’s diva attitude isn’t just an act. Actor Cedric Yarbrough just revealed that the “Heartbreaker” singer lost a cameo in The House after she made outrageous demands.
“Yeah, a real funny cameo was SUPPOSED to happen in the new film #TheHouse with the superstar Mariah Carey. But it was ruined by superstar Mariah Carey,” Yarbrough said in a lengthy post on Facebook. “The film takes place in a suburban home but is made into a ‘Casino’. Why not have Mariah be an act in the casino? Funny idea.”
But when Carey, 47, showed up to set—three or four hours late, Yarbrough said—she reportedly refused to cooperate with director Andrew Jay Cohen and the crew. “While we waited [for Carey to arrive] the director & team had the idea of doing a stunt that Mariah’s body double would do now & bring in Mariah to match it,” the former Reno 911! star explained. “They do the stunt. All goes well. When Mariah finally showed up she refused to match the stunt.”
“‘Darling, I would never do it that way…'” the 44-year-old recalled Carey saying. “I heard her say those exact words. Read more.
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