Naturi Naughton Hits the Jackpot with 'Lottery Ticket'

We first met Naturi Naughton in 2000 as a part of the pop trio 3LW, now the New Jersey native has matured into a triple threat. As a Broadway, film and television actress, Naturi sang her heart out as Inez in "Hairspray," made us rock as Lil' Kim in the Biggie biopic "Notorious" and recently filmed a guest appearance on AMC's "Mad Men." This Friday, she opens as Stacie in the comedy "Lottery Ticket" with co-stars Bow Wow and Ice Cube. ESSENCE.com chatted with Naturi about being true to herself, disagreeing with Lil' Kim and when to say "I told you so..." Here's what you had to say: Anita commented via Facebook: "[If I hit the jackpot] I would be a traveling fool. I'd see every state in the US and every other country." Ericka wrote via Facebook: "If I hit the lottery, I would redo my classroom."
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