Jesse Owens Biopic

Jesse Owens Biopic in Development

The movie will be based on Triumph --- a biography of the iconic track and field star and change agent

by #teamEBONY, December 17, 2013

Jesse Owens Biopic

Jesse Owens Biopic

Disney is currently developing a Jesse Owens movie based on Jeremy Schaap's Triumph, a biography spanning the track-and-field star's childhood all the way to his success at Nazi Germany's 1936 Olympic Games. David Seidler, the Oscar-winning writer of The King's Speech, is also attached.

Read it at Vulture.



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