July 06, 2005 04:24:11 GMT
Stallone's long-awaited film - based on the murder of rapper Notorious BIG will now air on HBO
Sylvester Stallone's long awaited movie based on the murder of rapper Notorious BIG will now air on HBO soon as the star has signed a deal to debut the controversial movie on its network, reported website StalloneZone.com. There in the movie Stallone is to play Los Angeles Police homicide Detective Russell Poole who investigates the rapper yet unsolved murder.
Further the movie revolves Poole becoming the first investigator to suggest that dishonest cops with ties to rival rap label Death Row Records might be mixed up in the his 1997 murder. He later quit the force, claiming former Los Angeles Police Chief Bernard Parks and other department heads had squashed his efforts to probe cop corruption and the truth about Biggie's slaying.