London: Hollywood actress Whoopi Goldberg was apparently a nun in her former life, according famous psychic twins Linda and Terry Jamison.
The 55-year-old star, who won acclaim for her role as a nun in the film 'Sister Act', was told by the twin sisters that her character in the film was predestined, reported website.
"You actually were a nun in 17th century Germany. You were a cloistered nun, so there's a resonance with the Sister Act (film)," said the sisters to Goldberg on a TV show.
While the Oscar winning actress has admitted that the revelation was not a surprise for her as she almost chose the convent life over the glitz of Hollywood.
"At one point I had thought about becoming a nun, absolutely," said Goldberg.
The actress was seen playing the role of a lounge singer who takes refuge in a convent to escape a mob boss in the hit 1992 comedy