Chadwick Boseman to star as James Brown in biopic

August 29, 2013   // 0 Comments

  by theGrio Chadwick Boseman, hot off his portrayal of Jackie Robinson in the hit film 42, is set to play another major black icon on the big screen — James Brown.According to Variety, he will be taking on the part of the Godfather of Soul in an upcoming biopic to be director by The Help‘s Tate Taylor.The film will reportedly cover “Brown’s rise from extreme poverty in Georgia to becoming...

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