The 7 - Random - Dave Chappelle in talks for Rick James biopic This thread has 33 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
User Post (5 total)
Ruby Trax Summer sausage Level: 46 Posts: 345/435 EXP: 690500 For next: 21279 Since: 10.12.01 From: The KZiM Tower Since last post: 3114 days Last activity: 828 days # 1 Posted on 10.6.04 2024.01 Reposted on: 10.6.11 2026.16 This is VERY early in the pre-production food chain, but at least Dave's looking to put a contingency plan in place should "Chappelle's Show" (inevitably?) run its course ... Lorenzo Di Bonaventura is in negotiations to acquire the film rights to Rick James' autobiography, "Memoirs of a Super Freak," with David Chappelle in early talks to topline the feature film adaptation of the funk rocker's memoirs for Paramount Pictures. Di Bonaventura mad for 'Freak' (hollywoodreporter.com) Promote this thread!
samoflange Lap cheong Level: 83 Posts: 294/1786 EXP: 5330974 For next: 101270 Since: 22.2.04 From: Cambridge, MA Since last post: 1464 days Last activity: 1456 days # 2 Posted on 10.6.04 2033.17 Reposted on: 10.6.11 2033.37 I hope Charlie Murphy is in it too. Wonder how much influence the Rick James Episode had on this decision. And how similar the two impressions would be, though this obviously seems to be a serious project. I'm glad to see Chappelle finally "making it" after being relatively obscure for so long before his show began.
Bullitt Shot in the dark Level: 88 Posts: 1223/1933 EXP: 6450336 For next: 200354 Since: 11.1.02 From: Houston Since last post: 415 days Last activity: 415 days # 3 Posted on 10.6.04 2238.58 Reposted on: 10.6.11 2239.15 Make sure this thread gets locked before all the Chappelle quotes come out...
MonteCarl Potato korv Level: 55 Posts: 343/666 EXP: 1303334 For next: 10864 Since: 21.1.02 From: Saginaw, MI Since last post: 903 days Last activity: 388 days
AIM: # 4 Posted on 11.6.04 0908.11 Reposted on: 11.6.11 0910.17 Originally posted by Bullitt Make sure this thread gets locked before all the Chappelle quotes come out... WHUT?? YEEAHH!! OKAAYY!! --Monte N
JoshMann Andouille Level: 90 Posts: 914/2159 EXP: 7153880 For next: 34756 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3384 days Last activity: 3382 days
Y!: # 5 Posted on 11.6.04 0938.28 Reposted on: 11.6.11 0940.37 Originally posted by MonteCarl Originally posted by Bullitt Make sure this thread gets locked before all the Chappelle quotes come out... WHUT?? YEEAHH!! OKAAYY!! --Monte N A biopic by Chappelle on Rick James? THEY SHOULDA *NEVER* GIVEN YOU N****S MONEY!!!! :)
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
The 7 - Random - Dave Chappelle in talks for Rick James biopic Register and log in to post!
The W message board - 7 year recycle ZimBoard ©2001-2015 Brothers Zim This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.258 seconds.