Anthony Mackie to Produce and Star in Jesse Owens Bio?

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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