DJ Screw’s story is slated to hit the silver display screen.
In response to the Hollywood Reporter, Sony is creating a biopic concerning the legendary Houston producer primarily based off of Isaac Yowman’s musical tribute, All Screwed Up. The film can even share the identical title with Yowman serving as government producer.
Yowman’s preliminary movie adaptation was a part of The Incubation Lab, which was run by Jeron Smith in collaboration with Sony. All Screwed Up would be the first challenge from this initiative, which develops characteristic initiatives from unconventional storytellers. Manufacturing is ready to begin in 2021 and Maia Eyre can be overseeing the challenge.
“Jeron and Maia have been extraordinarily useful and clear in navigating me by means of this course of,” Yowman informed THR. “They’ve dedicated to creating positive my voice as a black filmmaker is heard and the workforce we’re constructing is tremendous strong. I can inform Sony genuinely needs to see me develop as a artistic, and meaning loads. The household is comfortable and so am I.”
DJ Screw was identified for creating the “Chopped N Screwed” type of Hip Hop that entails slowing down each the instrumentals and voices of recorded music, significantly by Houston artists.
Screw, born Robert Earl Davis, Jr., handed away in 2000 on the age of 29.
Watch Isaac Yowman’s preliminary movie adaptation All Screwed Up under.