Joey Bada$$ Says He Would “Love” To Play Big L In A Biopic

Written by on September 7, 2022

Joey Bada$$ says that he needs to be solid as Big L if anybody finally ends up making a biopic centered across the late New York rapper. Talking with REVOLT for a brand new interview, Joey defined that he is one in all his “favourite rappers” and that many individuals have famous their comparable appears to be like prior to now.

“A Hip Hop icon that I might like to play in a biopic must be Big L,” he informed the outlet. “I’ve heard many individuals in my profession inform me how I favor him look-wise. Personally, he’s one in all my favourite rappers to come back out of the golden age — his story isn’t identified properly sufficient, so I might like to deliver his story to gentle and worldwide.”

Joey Bada$$
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TMZ later reached out to Brian Shafton of RBC Information, which owns a number of of Big L’s masters, who stated that he’d be completely happy to see Joey solid within the position if a movie ever involves fruition. He added {that a} biopic could be big for Large L’s legacy, particularly within the streaming period.

Big L was one of the promising younger rappers popping out of New York within the 1990s. He launched only one studio album, Lifestylez ov da Poor & Harmful, earlier than he was shot and killed on February 15, 1999, in his hometown of Harlem, New York.

Joey has confirmed his performing chops with a number of acclaimed roles through the years, together with the Oscar-winning quick movie Two Distant Strangers. He’s additionally at present starring in 50 Cent’s Power Book III: Raising Kanan.

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