Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Black Music MagazineBlack Music Magazine
0

News

Heist 88′ Film Produced By Angela Bassett And Courtney B. Vance

According to Deadline, the duo is set to produce Heist 88 under the agreement through their company, Bassett Vance Production. Heist 88 will star Vance with direction by Menhaj Huda and screenwriting by Dwayne Johnson-Cochran. The movie’s production team is currently schooting in Chicago.

The studio announced that the partnership “is a result of Paramount’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative, a global effort to provide opportunities and help advance content creation for a new generation of BIPOC and women leaders in front of and behind the camera.”

Vance offered insight into his character and the story’s overall premise, detailing the film’s potential subtext. The two-time Emmy Award-winning actor plays Jeremy Horne, a criminal who’s about to be sent to jail in 1988 but attempts to complete one more heist before his sentence. Horne recruits four bank employees to do his bidding for him and tasks them with stealing $80 million.

“Angela and Courtney have masterfully brought to the forefront events from our history in order to tell exhilarating and dramatic stories that resonate with global audiences,” said Nina L. Diaz, President of Content and Chief Creative Officer, Paramount Media Networks & MTV Entertainment Studios. “It’s a privilege to continue our fruitful creative relationship and shared commitment to amplify diverse creators and new voices.”

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You May Also Like

News

Who would Chris Brown go up against in a Verzuz battle? We might find out soon. In a new interview with Big Boy on...

Events

The Stellar Gospel Music Awards celebrated its 37th year honoring excellence in Gospel music during an uplifting weekend of events, concluding with the live-taped ceremony on...

Events

Festival To Take Place October 8-9 At Central Park In Old 4th Ward Atlanta. In its twelfth year in existence and second year in...

Events

Days of Summer Cruise Fest, the only hip hop music fest at sea, announces 2023 disembarkation dates with cabins on sale now. Sailing aboard...

Advertisement
%d bloggers like this: