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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

Miles Davis with Quincy Jones Live at Montreux 1991 Set For Release On DVD, Blu-Ray and Digital
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Miles Davis with Quincy Jones Live at Montreux 1991 Set For Release On DVD, Blu-Ray and Digital

On March 19 Eagle Rock Entertainment will release Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and the Gil Evans Orchestra Live at Montreux 1991. The show was Davis’ last Montreux appearance, taking place just months before his death. A tribute to arranger Gil Evans, who had died three years earlier, the performance featured Davis, Kenny Garrett (saxophone) … Continue reading

The Miles Davis Movie: Don Cheadle Isn’t Talking, But Something Is Happening
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The Miles Davis Movie: Don Cheadle Isn’t Talking, But Something Is Happening

Collider.com has a terrific Q&A with recent Golden Globe winner Don Cheadle. We are grateful for interviewer Christina Radish bringing up the state of the Miles Davis Biopic, but Cheadle didn’t seem to be too interested in providing any updates – good or bad. Any further development on the Miles Davis biopic? CHEADLE: I’m going … Continue reading