• Paramount Pictures Developing Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic

    4 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Paramount Pictures developing Sammy Davis Jr. biopic
    Deadline reports that Paramount Pictures has now set up a biopic project on the musician-dancer-actor Sammy Davis, Jr. The movie is said to be based on the memoir Yes I Can: The Story of Sammy Davis, Jr. that was written in 1965 by Davis and Jane & Burt Boyar.
    The project will be produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura ( American Assassin , Maze Runner: The Death Cure ) with Davis' heirs will joining him. Lionel Richie and Mike Menchel on the movie will also produce the project.
    “I cannot tell you how excited I am about the signing of the...
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  • Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic Project Sets Up At Paramount Pictures

    Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic Project Sets Up At Paramount Pictures

    4 monthes ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: The biopic about Sammy Davis, Jr. now has been set up at Paramount Pictures , where producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura has his overall deal. The project is on the development fast track, soon to be hiring a writer and a director to make the feature film about the dancer-singer-actor-musician to becoming a reality.
    The movie will be based in large part on the 1965 memoir Yes I Can: The Story of Sammy Davis, Jr. that he penned with Jane and Burt Boyar.
    Davis' heirs...
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