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Ja Rule Announces ‘Murder Inc.’ Drama Series

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Since Straight Outta Compton’s success, biopics have been a very hot topic in the Hip-Hop world and there have been murmurs in the industry about one for Outkast, No Limit and more. Ja Rule recently announced that there will soon be a drama series that he is producing with Irv Gotti which details the Murder […]

Stay Tuned For an Outkast Biopic

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Many influential Hip Hop groups are thinking of possible biopics considering the success of the NWA biopic, Straight Outta Compton. The group coming straight out the A deserving to be on the big screen is Outkast. Big Boi told Reddit during the Ask Me Anything segment to “stay tuned” for a biopic in the works: […]

Mo’ne Davis is Going To Be the Subject of A New Disney Biopic

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Mo’ne Davis is living proof that dreams really do come true.  If you don’t know who Mo’ne Davis is, she is an American Little League pitcher from Pennsylvania. She’s one of two girls to play in the 2014 Little League World Series, and the first African American girl. She also landed a cover on Sports Illustrated as the first […]

Richard Pryor’s Widow Talks Upcoming Biopic, Casting & More

Jennifer Lee Pryor, widow of the late comedic legend Richard Pryor, stopped by the Alison Rosen is Your New Best Friend podcast and touched on a variety of subjects namely the upcoming biopic about her deceased husband. The yet-to-be-named film is set to begin shooting in July, and will star Mike Epps as Richard Pryor, Kate Hudson as Jennifer Pryor and Oprah as his […]

Happy 30th Birthday To LeBron James

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Born Dec. 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio; the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar player LeBron James, turns 30 years old today At age 20, LeBron became the youngest player ever drafted No. 1 overall in the NBA, when the Cleveland Cavaliers took him with the first pick of the 2003 draft. He has also achieved a number […]

Watch The Trailer For Lifetime’s Whitney Houston Biopic

whitney biopic Lifetime gets another crack at honoring a legacy Last month, Lifetime aired an Aaliyah biopic that was met with unanimous opposition and bad reviews, but still managed to garner 3.2 million views. The film was criticized by everybody from Timbaland and Missy Elliott to Aaliyah’s actual family, and the producers–one of whom was Wendy […]

Watch The Trailer For The New Aaliyah Biopic, Which Airs Tomorrow On Lifetime

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The controversial flick is out tomorrow The much-talked about Aaliyah biopic, Aaliyah: The Princess Of R&B, which nearly didn’t get off of the ground because of pushback from Aaliyah’s family and public outcry, is officially airing tomorrow at 8pm. You can watch the trailer above, which features Iggy Azalea’s “Goddess” as a theme song–as awkward […]

Brad Pitt To Play Bob Marley In Upcoming Biopic?

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No, but what a sight that would’ve been After pictures much like the above flick began filtering through social networks over the past couple weeks, rumors began circulating that Brad Pitt may be playing Bob Marley in an upcoming biopic. However, that is not the case. Pitt took these photos as part of a photo […]

Leonardo DiCaprio To Play Andre 3000 In Outkast Biopic?


3000 may have been joking, but imagine? Leonardo Dicaprio is known for some of the great acting roles in recent, and not-so-recent history. Titanic, The Aviator, Catch Me If You Can, Blood Diamond, The Departed, Shutter Island, The Departed, and most recently, The Wolf Of Wall Street. He’s also known for being quite possibly the […]

Mike Tyson Says Jamie Foxx Will Play Him in New Biopic

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At 20-years old Mike Tyson became the youngest heavyweight champion and that was just the beginning.  His life is so interesting, his “Undisputed Truth” made it’s way to literature, Broadway and TV.  Now he’s hitting the big screen. Tyson revealed to the Daily Mirror that special effects will be used so that Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx can portray […]

Alexandra Shipp Replaces Zendaya as Aaliyah in Lifetime Biopic


Just a few weeks after Zendaya Coleman dropped out of the upcoming Aaliyah biopic. The 23-year-old actress Alexandra Shipp who is best known for her role as Kara Tatiana Rush on the Nickelodeon series House of Anubis, will be replacing Zendaya. Shipp has also appeared on “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel,” “Switched at Birth,” […]

T-Boz Sees Rihanna as No Competition

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T-Boz knows she can take Rihanna down in a fight Yikes, but not really because we love R&B/Pop “beef.”  About a month ago T-Boz came at Rihanna for showing much more than desirable for some.  Of course, bad gayl RiRi almost immediately fired back with a Twitter pic of a  topless TLC. Rihanna proved her […]

Aaliyah’s Biopic Will Detail Her Relationship with R.Kelly

Producer Debra Martin Chase says Aaliyah’s relationship with R.Kelly “will be explored with care” It came as quite a shock to fans when they learned 17-year-old Disney star Zendaya Coleman would fulfill Aaliyah’s role in the new Lifetime biopic. Filming has yet to begin and controversy is continuously brewing. Producer Debra Martin Chase told PageSix […]