Beyonce gains 15 pounds to play Etta James

NEW YORK ((AP), October 21, 2008 Beyonce gained 15 pounds to play Etta James in the upcoming movie "Cadillac Records." She tells In Style magazine that it was "way easier and tastier" gaining weight than having to drop pounds to star in Dreamgirls. As for her marriage to Jay-Z, Beyonce says she's "terrified, but excited" to take this big step. She says it's like she's a "new woman."
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