Biggie Actor for Tupac Biopic Revealed

A familiar face.

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Earlier this week, it was reported that the leading role for the upcoming Benny Boom-directed Tupac biopic, All Eyez on Me, will be given to relatively unknown actor Demetrius Shipp, Jr. The role for The Notorious B.I.G. has also been confirmed and he’s a much more familiar face. Jamal Woolard, who portrayed Biggie in the 2009 biopic Notorious, will reclaim his role as the East Coast legend. Check out the photo below of the two actors and let us know if you agree with the cast decision.

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