FILM: Spike Lee, Eddie Murphy to Team Up for Marion Barry Biopic

Posted: December 12, 2011 in Film
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Spike Lee and Eddie Murphy are set to direct and star, respectively, in the HBO-produced biopic of Marion Barry, the former D.C. mayor who received national notoriety when he was videotaped smoking crack cocaine. HBO films had been trying to make this films for almost ten years — the first being a film that was supposed to star Jaime Foxx and written by Chris Rock.


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