DJ Screw’s story is slated to hit the silver display screen.
In keeping with the Hollywood Reporter, Sony is creating a biopic in regards to the legendary Houston producer primarily based off of Isaac Yowman’s musical tribute, All Screwed Up. The film will even share the identical title with Yowman serving as government producer.
Yowman’s preliminary movie adaptation was a part of The Incubation Lab, which was run by Jeron Smith in collaboration with Sony. All Screwed Up would be the first mission from this initiative, which develops function tasks from unconventional storytellers. Manufacturing is about to start out in 2021 and Maia Eyre can be overseeing the mission.
“Jeron and Maia have been extraordinarily useful and clear in navigating me by this course of,” Yowman instructed THR. “They’ve dedicated to creating positive my voice as a black filmmaker is heard and the group we’re constructing is tremendous stable. I can inform Sony genuinely desires to see me develop as a inventive, and which means lots. The household is completely satisfied and so am I.”
DJ Screw was recognized for creating the “Chopped N Screwed” type of Hip Hop that entails slowing down each the instrumentals and voices of recorded music, notably by Houston artists.
Screw, born Robert Earl Davis, Jr., handed away in 2000 on the age of 29.
Watch Isaac Yowman’s preliminary movie adaptation All Screwed Up beneath.