biopic

90s rap queen Lil Kim took matters into her own hands to confirm that her biopic is in the works alongside the release of an upcoming memoir. 

The inspiring story of how Cheryl "Coko" Gamble, Tamara "Taj" George and Leanne "Lelee" Lyons came together to form the R&B trio known as SWV that's sold over 25 million records worldwide will now receive an official biopic on Lifetime Network.

Veteran actor Eddie Murphy is preparing for the role of a lifetime after reports say the 'Coming 2 America' star will soon be gearing up for the lead in a biopic for Parliament-Funkadelic leader George Clinton.

Producer Steve Whitney and his company TSW Films have purchased the rights to tell the authorized version of Death Row Records mogul Suge Knight's life. 

Critics are calling Will Smith’s 'King Richard' biopic about Venus and Serena Williams' father sexist, with some wondering why the film is about Richard Williams and not his famous daughters who he coached to tennis stardom. 

We reminisce on 15 amazing biopics that told the stories of prominent figures in Black culture, and also 5 that were practically panned just in case future directors need an example of what not to do.

Allen Hughes (The Book of Eli and Menace II Society) has been tapped to direct the biopic “What’s Going On” about Marvin Gaye, written by poet and playwright Marcus Gardley. 

The world will finally be able to see the iconic life story of Bernie Mac in full following reports that the comedic legend has a biopic in the works over at EGOT-winning entertainer John Legend’s production company, Get Lifted Film Co.

Wendy Williams: The Movie is premiering soon on Lifetime and Ciera Payton shares what shocked her most about Wendy Williams.

The premiere of TV One’s original biopic The Bobby DeBarge Story on Saturday, June 29 debuted at #1 on television (broadcast and cable) among African Americans. The four airings of The Bobby DeBarge Story during premiere weekend had a combined reach of 1.8 Million Unique Viewers. The film ranks as TV One’s #4 Original Movie premiere in the network’s […]

This week, Hulu released the official trailer for their upcoming Wu-Tang Clan biopic, Wu-Tang: An American Saga. Guided by the musical vision of a young RZA, who partnered with Watchmen and Superfly screenwriter Alex Tse to write and produce the series inspired by the rapper’s books, “The Wu-Tang Manual” and “Tao Of Wu.” RZA and […]

Snoop Dogg stays busy, his newest project is a biopic. Hot New Hip Hop reports, Snoop drew inspiration from the hit Netflix show Narcos. Uncle Snoop said he would like his life story to be told in different stages, dating back to the late 1960’s showcasing his parents. The story would then cover his childhood growing […]