Martin Scorsese will direct a biopic about boxer Mike Tyson

20minutes “Martin Scorsese will be at the helm,” said in a radio interview the actor Jamie Foxx, who will play the legendary boxer. It will…




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  • “Martin Scorsese will be at the helm,” said in a radio interview the actor Jamie Foxx, who will play the legendary boxer.
  • It will be the first film about boxing world that Scorsese address from ‘Raging Bull’.
  • The writer Terence Winter will ( The Wolf of Wall Street , The Sopranos ).

 Mike Tyson

The filmmaker and producer Martin Scorsese will head the biopic about the legendary boxer Mike Tyson .This biopic that prepares Paramount, still untitled but manager confirmed by its protagonist, title=”Ficha of actor” href=”http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004937/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1″ Jamie Foxx ( Django triggered )

“Martin Scorsese will be at the helm,” said the Oscar-winning actor (for his role in another biopic, Ray ) in a radio interview, as published Movieweb. He also recalled that “this is the first film about the world of boxing that will address Scorsese from Raging Bull “.

The new details about the film come after July Foxx knew that was going to head the cast of the film and Terence Winter ( The Wolf of Wall Street, The Sopranos ) would be in charge of the script.

If the information is confirmed, this film would reunion between Scorsese and Terence Winter , who have worked together in the Oscar-winning The Wolf of Wall Street and the series . HBO Boardwalk Empire

The boxer was already subject to a digirida in 2013 documentary film by Spike Lee Mike Tyson. undisputed truth

rejuvenate Foxx

Foxx also said last July that will be used in the movie techniques similar to those of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button . These techniques CGI allow the actor playing Tyson from the early stages of his career to date.

And now Tyson and Foxx are substantially the same age , so that the actor can give you life in your years of success ??? when the boxer was barely 20 years ?? screen would require rejuvenate.

Now in summer the protagonist noted that Scorsese would be involved in the project, but it was not until Friday that dropped the charge of movies like Shutter Island or The Departed , would direct the biopic.

A controversial figure

The life story of Tyson is more than juicy material for a powerful script. Known for the ferocity of his punching and power that he showed in the ring, Tyson became the No. 1 boxer in the late 80s.

One of the figures Popular sports US and controversial, from humble beginnings in Brooklyn but with a very troubled personality . A beast that raged inside the ring and sometimes outside it.

After losing his title of champion of the heavyweights in 1990 to Buster Douglas, Tyson’s life entered a drift decontrol , including a period of six years in prison after being convicted of rape.

Tyson returned to boxing, but never returned to the top and point topped headlines for their losses to Evander Holyfied (famous for the time in which Tyson bit off part of his ear ) and Lennox Lewis.

After leaving boxing in 2005 Tyson is enfrentró several of the toughest fights of his life. economic collapse and especially the death of his daughter

The boxer has recently made headlines for his collaboration with Madonna in the last work of the queen of pop. Rebel Heart







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Martin Scorsese will direct a biopic about boxer Mike Tyson
Source: www.hipertextual.com  
March 16, 2015

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