According to a press release, there is a biopic in the works chronicling the life of slain rapper/actor Tupac Shakur. “TUPAC,” will be directed by Antoine Fuqua (“Training Day,” “Brooklyn’s Finest”) and will be shot on location in Los Angeles, New York, Georgia and Las Vegas.
Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur-Davis is even co-signing the upcoming film, saying:
“I am confident that Morgan Creek will stay true to the common goal we share of depicting Tupac’s life in a way that will allow the world to see the authenticity of his artistry, his hopes, and his life goals.“
Principal photography is scheduled to begin in late Spring/early Summer and company Morgan Creek will be producing. No word on the casting as of yet.
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