The anticipation for Tupac’s biopic, ‘All Eyez on Me’ is growing like a wildfire. While we wait for its official release, we get a teaser ON HIS BIRTHDAY. The late great Tupac would have turned 45-years-old today [6/16]. Some of us are still in mourning over his tragic death, but we all know the music and memories he’s left behind provides a cushion for our broken hearts. Now, we get to watch his life story on the silver screen…with an actor that could be his twin.

 

Demetrius Shipp plays Tupac Shakur and I have no doubt, he’ll get an NAACP Image Award! Maybe even an Oscar!

The anticipation for Tupac’s biopic All Eyez On Me IS THICK!

Produced by LT Hutton and directed by Hip Hop video veteran, Benny Boom, All Eyez On Me is expected to receive box office success and rave reviews from movie lovers and film critics, alike. The feature film chronicles the life of Tupac Shakur, from his journey to hip hop superstardom to his unfortunate murder.

MEET THE CAST!

We’d like to announce the actors and the roles they’re chosen to play!

 

Demetrius Shipp Jr. as “Tupac Shakur”

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This is Demetrius’s first acting role

 

Jamal Woolard as Christopher “Biggie Smalls” Wallace

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Jamal also played biggie in Notorious

 

Danai Gurira as “Afeni Shakur” (Tupac’s mother)

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Danai currently plays “Michonne” on The Walking Dead

 

Jamie Hector as “Mutulu Shakur” (Tupac’s stepfather)

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Jamie is mostly known as “Marlo Stanfield” in The Wire

 

 

Kat Graham as “Jada Pinkett” (Tupac’s childhood friend and classmate at Baltimore School For The Arts)

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Kat is known for her roles in Vampire Diaries and Addicted

 

Dominic Santana as “Suge knight”

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Dominic is a rising actor with roles in films Dead Heist, Love For Sale, and Mr. Right.

 

No word yet on when the film will drop, but of course, LN will keep you in the know!

What do you think of the actors portraying these roles?