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John Legend Will Be Producing Biopic About The Late Bernie Mac

John Legend Will Be Producing Biopic About The Late Bernie Mac

John Legend steps out for the premiere of Legend Of The Underground during the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival held at Brookfield Place on Friday (June 10) in New York City.

The 42-year-old musician and entertainer was joined by producing partner Mike Johnson as they promoted the upcoming documentary, which will be debuting on HBO.

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That same day, it was revealed that John‘s company will also be producing a biopic about the late Bernie Mac, who sadly died in 2008.

The news was delivered by Mike during the Storytellers panel during Tribeca. John had worked with Bernie in Soul Men

“John doesn’t know about yet,” Mike joked about the deal that had just been greenlit by Bernie Mac‘s estate and the studio.

John replied, “Look at you, breaking news.”

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