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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Madea
1. Madea is a southern-mama! Madea, whose real name is Mabel Simmons, was born in Greensburg, Louisiana about 20 minutes away from Britney Spears’ hometown of Kentwood. In fact, Madea knew the pop star’s great-grandmother, although she has said “I didn’t like her and she didn’t like me.” 2. Madea makes a famous sweet potato […]Shamika Sanders , Entertainment EditorShamika Sanders , Entertainment EditorShamika Sanders , Entertainment EditorRecommended For YouCloseSign Up For the HB NewsletterThank you for subscribing! Please be sure to open and click your first newsletter so we can confirm your subscription.