Straight Outta Compton raised the bar when it came to the hip-hop biopic, All Eyez On Me looks to keep the streak going and based off the trailer and clips it’s looking really good. In a new clip from the upcoming film titled “Without You”, we get a glimpse of Tupac’s (Demetrius Shipp Jr), close relationship with his mother Afeni Shakur (Danai Gurira).
What’s even more chilling/impressive is how both Shipp and Gurira look exactly like Tupac and Afeni in the scene. The clip hits home with Mother’s Day right around the corner plus combined with Tupac’s powerful lyrics in his ode to Mama’s everywhere “Dear Mama”. Also in conjuction with the film, there is a meme generator that will alllow you to partake in the #DearMama hashtag where you can honor the special women in your lives.
Checkout the new clip from All Eyez On Me above, and make sure you hit theaters on June 16th, when All Eyez On Me hits theaters nationwide.
ALL EYEZ ON ME tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur. The film follows Shakur from his early days in New York City to his evolution into being one of the world’s most recognized and influential voices before his untimely death at the age of 25. Against all odds, Shakur’s raw talent, powerful lyrics and revolutionary mind-set propelled him into becoming a cultural icon whose legacy continues to grow long after his passing.
The film stars Kat Graham, Lauren Cohan, Hill Harper, Jamal Woolard, Danai Gurira and Demetrius Shipp Jr. as Tupac Shakur.
The film is directed by Benny Boom and produced by LT Hutton, David Robinson and James G. Robinson.
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Watch: The New Official Trailer For The Tupac Biopic ‘ALL EYEZ ON ME’