Thursday, 6 October 2016

Jay Z ventures into movie production

Word has it that the rapper is set to produce a movie which is about the life of of comedian, Richard Pryor.The creator of hit tv series, 'Empire’, Lee Daniels is set to direct it.This is not the first time he  has tried his hands on movie production as he was one of the producers of the Broadway musical, 'Fela'.

According to Variety

Lee Daniels has committed to directing The Weinstein Company’s Richard Pryor biopic with Jay Z on board to produce.

The Weinstein Company had decided in May to postpone the project, titled “Richard Pryor: Is It Something I Said,” after Daniels, the showrunner of Fox’s hit series “Empire,” left the helming gig when he was unable to fit the movie shoot into his schedule. A start date is now set for early 2017.

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