Wednesday, March 05, 2008

NOTORIOUS

The primary casting for the Notorious B.I.G. biopic is done.

Rapper Gravy is Biggie:


Derek Luke is Puff Daddy:


Anthony Mackie is Tupac:


and Angela Bassett is Biggie's mom:


Outside the casting of Gravy, I think they did a pretty poor job... especially in the cases of Derek Luke and Angela Bassett. The director should have pushed for no-namers.

I hope I don't end up laughing like I do every time I see Cate Blanchett as Bob Dylan. That's gotta go down with the all-timers goofers, like when Burt Lancaster played Massai in Apache.

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