Notorious (2009)
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Notorious (2009)

Genre
Biography, Drama, Music
Release Date
January 16, 2009
Studio
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Official Site
http://www.foxsearchlight.com/notorious/
Genre
Biography, Drama, Music
Release Date
January 16, 2009
MPAA Rating
R
Duration
-
Production Budget
-
Studio
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Official Site
http://www.foxsearchlight.com/notorious/
Director
George Tillman Jr.
Producer
Wayne Barrow, Mark Pitts, Trish Hofmann, Voletta Wallace, Robert Teitel
Screenwriter
Cheo Hodari Coker, Reggie Rock Bythewood
Starring
  • Jamal Woolard
  • Angela Bassett as Prostitute at Headquarters
  • Derek Luke as Antwone Quenton 'Fish' Fisher
  • Anthony Mackie as Papa Doc
  • Antonique Smith
  • Naturi Naughton
  • Dennis White
  • Julia Pace Mitchell

"Notorious" is about the life of rapper Christopher Wallace a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G. In just a few short years, The Notorious B.I.G. rose from the streets of Brooklyn to become one of the most influential hip hop artists of all time. B.I.G. was a gifted storyteller; his narratives about violent life on the streets were told with a gritty, objective realism that won him enormous respect and credibility. His stories were universal and gave a voice to his generation.

The film stars multiple award winner Angela Bassett as Christopher's mother Voletta Wallace, Derek Luke as Sean Combs, Anthony Mackie as Tupac Shakur and introducing Jamal Woolard as The Notorious B.I.G.