Snoop Dogg Working on Biopic with Ryan Coogler & Lee Daniels

Snoop Dogg Working on Biopic with Ryan Coogler & Lee Daniels

Snoop Dogg could be the subsequent hip-hop icon to have his life delivered to the large display screen; the Lengthy Seashore native not too long ago shared {that a} biopic is unquestionably on the best way.

The Jasmine Model stories that in an interview with Vic Jagger of Magic 102.3/92.7, the “Lovely” MC revealed {that a} biographical movie masking his life story is within the growth phases. Black Panther director Ryan Coogler, in addition to Empire creator Lee Daniels are reportedly connected to the undertaking.

Within the meantime, Snoop is preserving busy with Redemption of a Dogg, a play additionally primarily based on his life, co-starring Tamar Braxton.

“I simply partnered up with my predominant man, Je’Caryous Johnson, on a play,” Snoop mentioned. “That’s proper y’all. Redemption of a Dogg and it’s coming to theaters actual quickly.”

Johnson wrote, directed and produced the stage adaptation of Set It Off that includes Da Brat, LeToya Luckett, Kyla Pratt and Demetria McKinney. He’s additionally answerable for penning this play, which “examines the interior battle one man has between preserving his life-long legacy and shedding the love of his life when he’s confronted with selecting fame and fortune over religion and household.”

The “Drop It Like It’s Sizzling” MC has additionally not too long ago revealed a cookbook, From Criminal to Prepare dinner.  In response to the LA Instances, the e-book options traditional recipes resembling baked mac and cheese, hen and waffles, child again ribs and hen Caesar salad in addition to lobster thermidor and “munchies” resembling a recipe for Frito BBQ twists.

Whereas biopics for legendary rappers The Infamous B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur left a lot to be desired, the 2015 movie Straight Outta Compton grew to become probably the most profitable motion pictures of the yr. The drama primarily based on the lives of Compton hip-hop collective N.W.A introduced in $60.2 million its opening weekend, the highest-earning opening weekend of any musical biopic.

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