DJ Screw’s story is slated to hit the silver display.
In keeping with the Hollywood Reporter, Sony is creating a biopic concerning the legendary Houston producer based mostly off of Isaac Yowman’s musical tribute, All Screwed Up. The film may also 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 undertaking from this initiative, which develops function initiatives from unconventional storytellers. Manufacturing is ready to begin in 2021 and Maia Eyre shall be overseeing the undertaking.
“Jeron and Maia have been extraordinarily useful and clear in navigating me by means of 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 artistic, and which means loads. The household is joyful and so am I.”
DJ Screw was recognized for creating the “Chopped N Screwed” model of Hip Hop that includes slowing down each the instrumentals and voices of recorded music, significantly 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 under.