Antoine Fuqua To Direct 2Pac Biopic

Antoine Fuqua To Direct 2Pac Biopic

It was bound to happen, especially after 2009's Notorious, a 2Pac biopic will officially start filming in September. 

Published June 3, 2010

2pac It was bound to happen, especially after 2009's Notorious , a 2Pac biopic will officially start filming in September.  According to DigitalSpy.com, the film will be produced through Morgan Creek and directed by Antoine Fuqua , who is known for films like Training Day and Brooklyn's Finest .

The big question is who will play 2Pac, and Fuqua says he wants an unknown. "That's the goal, I want to discover someone new," he explained. "I want to discover a lot of new people if I can. Obviously I'm going to have to put some people in it that you know, just because actors have different skills. I want to go to the streets and find him anywhere he might be in the world."

I love the idea of giving an unknown actor a chance, but in the event an unknown wouldn't work, I would like to see Anthony Mackie or Chiwetel Ejofor.

Check out the 2Pac interview below with Ed Gordon .



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