It was previously reported John Singleton was set to direct Tupac’s Biopic interview click HERE to read.
John Singleton gave to XXL magazine, in which he shared that his involvement in the long-in-development Tupac Shakur feature film had been put “on hold,” as some key items apparently still hadn’t been completely worked out: “I’m putting my involvement on…
During the panel discussion about his time as a filmmaker, Singleton gave insight into his attachment to the Tupac biopic and why things fell through.
“I didn’t want to make it for many, many years,” he explained during the panel. “First of all, people wanted the story to be told, but I was so close to him. I was too close to tell the story of it. You have to remember, at first we had a working relationship and then a brotherhood.I saw other directors come on and something clicked in me saying I wanted to do it. I told the company if y’all m*********s want to do this, you gotta get the f*** out my face and let me do this movie.”
Yesterday on The BFC, Hutton says that Singleton wanted to add a scene where Pac got raped in prison. He also says that Singleton wanted to add an anal scene as well. Hutton explains.
Starts at the 10: 50 mark
The raped in jail stuff – yeah, he wanted to put that in there….He wanted to start the movie off: Tupac goes in the studio – one guys in the studio, he’s getting head….Tupac is with the other girl and these girls are white and Tupac tries to give her anal.
John Singleton did an interview with Sway’s Universe back in March of this year. Click Here to watch.