Anthony Mackie Developing a Jesse Owens Biopic

Anthony Mackie to Produce and Star in Jesse Owens Bio?

Vulture reports that the star actor is currently shopping the idea around

by Team Ebony, May 30, 2014

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Anthony Mackie Developing a Jesse Owens Biopic

Anthony Mackie Developing a Jesse Owens Biopic

Anthony Mackie to possibly produce and star in Jesse Owens biopic. 

Anthony Mackie, of Captain America fame, is shopping around a Jesse Owens biopic with We Are Marshall writer Jamie Linden, according to Deadline.

The would-be movie, which Mackie would produce and star in, focuses on the lead-up to the 1936 Berlin Olympics, where Owens won four gold medals in the shadow of Hitler's regime.

 
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