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Shaka King: “The Fact that Miles Davis Doesn’t Have A Biopic Yet? Totally Insane.”
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Shaka King: “The Fact that Miles Davis Doesn’t Have A Biopic Yet? Totally Insane.”

The above quote is from a very interesting Gawker interview with director Shaka King (Newlyweeds). Click here to read the full interview. Here is the complete comment from King about ‘black movies’. We’re talking about black culture, and cinema hasn’t even scratched the surface. There are so many stories just from that era of history … Continue reading

Maybe The Miles Davis Biopic Should Be On Kickstarter
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Maybe The Miles Davis Biopic Should Be On Kickstarter

Kickstarter, the popular funding platform for creative projects, has seen high-profile movie folks like Zach Braff and, more recently, Spike Lee, utilize the crowd-funding technique to great effect, so why can’t Don Cheadle get the Miles Davis Biopic rolling via the online fundraising tool? According to Variety, Spike Lee’s three-week-old fundraising effort has hit the … Continue reading

Don Cheadle Looking For ‘Young, Black, Talented Trumpet Players Known And Unknown’
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Don Cheadle Looking For ‘Young, Black, Talented Trumpet Players Known And Unknown’

Good God – is this related at all to the Miles Davis Movie? Don Cheadle went strong on Twitter Tuesday asking his Twitter gang: “Looking for young, black, talented trumpet players known and unknown. Twitter, hold me down!!” Unless he’s got his hands in some kind of America’s Best Trumpet Player type TV show, then … Continue reading

The Miles Davis Movie: Antoine Fuqua: “We’re Trying To Figure Out Where The Money’s Coming From”
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The Miles Davis Movie: Antoine Fuqua: “We’re Trying To Figure Out Where The Money’s Coming From”

Gabe at The Playlist recently caught up with Antoine Fuqua to chat about his current and upcoming films. Lucky for us Gabe mentioned the Miles Davis Movie that has been in development for what seems like 20 years. It has been reported here at Miles Davis Online for months, as well as on other websites, … Continue reading