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On the eve of her film’s planned premiere at the Cannes Film Festival,

Nicole Kidman isn’t getting any love for her  Grace Kelly  biopic.

The Philadelphia girl turned Hollywood golden girl turned real-life princess — thanks to her marriage to Prince Ranier in 1956 — was killed in a car crash in 1982.

Her story, with Kidman in the title role, would seem to be a natural for… Continue reading Nicole Kidman’s Grace Kelly Biopic Slammed By Monaco Royal Family & May Be Dumped From Cannes Film Festival

476575299 Leonardo DiCaprio as Steve Jobs? Danny Boyle Eyes Actor for BiopicThat was fast: After director David Fincher was bounced from Sony’s upcoming Steve Jobs biopic last week, The Hollywood Reporter writes that Danny Boyle is set to… Continue reading Leonardo DiCaprio as Steve Jobs? Danny Boyle Eyes Actor for Biopic

Tupac%20poetic%20justice%20(220%20x%20254) Boyz N the Hood Director John Singleton Signs On for Tupac BiopicThe long-delayed biopic chronicling the life and death of slain hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur is on again – and a familiar face has returned to shepherd the project through production.

Variety reports that John Singleton has agreed to rewrite, direct, and produce the film for Morgan Creek. This comes after Singleton’s original deal with Morgan Creek fell apart, placing the planned biopic in development… Continue reading 'Boyz N the Hood' Director John Singleton Signs On for Tupac Biopic

3092942 Jesse Owens Movie: Antoine Fuqua Set to Direct Biopic About Legendary AthleteCentral Press/Getty Images

African-American athlete Jesse Owens cleared many literal and metaphorical hurdles as a record-setting, barrier-breaking track and field star in the 1930s. Now, the late legend is set to… Continue reading Jesse Owens Movie: Antoine Fuqua Set to Direct Biopic About Legendary Athlete

mandela long walk to freedom exclusive Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom: Inside the Making of the Nelson Mandela Biopic (EXCLUSIVE)TWC

A new behind-the-scenes featurette on “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” offers audiences a closer glimpse at the making of the biopic of South African leader and activist Nelson Mandela, who died yesterday at age 95.

The clip, premiering today exclusively on Moviefone, begins with director Justin Chadwick discussing his creative process, and his desire to “drop the camera into these worlds”… Continue reading 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom': Inside the Making of the Nelson Mandela Biopic (EXCLUSIVE)