In the interview with STREETZ 94.5’s John Singleton address Wanted Tupac To Be Raped In Jail In ‘All Eyez On Me biopic.
John Singleton came by to discusses why he stopped directing Tupac biopic and his distaste of the outcome as well as his new show on FX, “Snowfall’.
Why would I want to disparage Pac’s name and I’m working with his mama?!
I’m the one who’s writing for the Shakur family. It wasn’t until last week when 50 [Cent] clapped back at everybody that people were like, ‘Oh, I’m sorry John Singleton.’ It takes 50 to do that? 50’s my man…then Jada chimed in.
They totally disrespected his legacy by making a bad film. They weren’t responsible in thinking what this movie could have meant to this generation.
What John addresses accusations about wanting to add Tupac rape jail scene and Afeni threesomes in the biopic
At the 2:50 mark, “I’m not going to talk about what everybody was focuse on what I was going to do with the movie. They mad their movie. If I make a movie you’ll see whatever. Everything I worked in that script was approved by Afeni Shakur.
In the Big Tigger interview John Singleton refers to the biopic as the Aaliyah Lifetime movie.