The American rapper Dr. Dre is working on a film about the life of soulzanger Marvin Gaye. The project is still in its infancy, but has the blessing of the family of Gaye. That report showbizzmagazine Variety.
It is not the first time that a big name has ventured to the film of the life of the soul legend. Previously were directors F. Gary Gray, Cameron Crowe and rocker Lenny Kravitz with film plans on the stuff, but they didn’t get permission from the heirs of Marvin Gaye.
The most recent attempt for a film adaptation is in the name of Jamie Foxx. He announced in 2016, he’s the life of Gaye would be editing for a miniseries, but since the announcement of that project, there is no news about that project.