Jamie Foxx To Play Martin Luther King In Biopic?
Is Jamie Foxx getting ready to play the role of yet another historical and iconic figure?
HipHollywood has learned that Foxx, who won an Academy Award for his performance in Ray, is in early talks with Warner Brothers and DreamWorks to star as Martin Luther King in an untitled MLK biopic.
Although a deal is far from being done, a source close to Foxx tells HipHollywood that the actor is “excited about the opportunity to work on this film and truly bringing the remarkable story of MLK to life.”
According to Variety, JFK and World Trade Center’s, Oliver Stone is in talks as well to direct the long awaited film.