Winston Duke To Play Activist Marcus Garvey In Amazon Studios’ ‘Marked Man;’ Andrew Dosunmu Helming, Jesse Williams & DeWanda Wise In Talks

2/26/2021 11:20:00 PM

Winston Duke To Play Activist Marcus Garvey In Amazon Studios’ ‘Marked Man;’ Andrew Dosunmu Helming, Jesse Williams & DeWanda Wise In Talks

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Winston Duke To Play Activist Marcus Garvey In Amazon Studios’ ‘Marked Man;’ Andrew Dosunmu Helming, Jesse Williams & DeWanda Wise In Talks

EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios has set Winston Duke (Black Panther) to will star as Marcus Garvey in Marked Man. Garvey was a political activist who was a key figure of Black nationalism in the 20th Cen…

The Trial of the Chicago 7), Glendon Palmer and Douglas. Robert Teitel, Kwei-Armah and Jackson Pictures’ Joanne Lee will be executive producers, along with Kwei-Armah.Related StorySet in the 1920s,Marked Manfollows a young black man who joins J. Edgar Hoover’s Bureau of Investigation, and then infiltrates Marcus Garvey’s UNIA organization, testing his loyalty to both race and country as he grows weary of both men’s actions.

After directing videos for the likes of Isaac Hayes, Common, Tracy Chapman and Wyclef Jean, Dosunmu made his feature directing debut withRestless City, and most recently helmed the Michelle Pfeiffer-Kiefer Sutherland-starrerWhere Is Kyra?He next directs for Netflix and producer Lena Waithe

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ramtinarablouei Winston_Duke congrats!!! Excited for all things Andrew Dosunmu. He's a great director! Dr.Umar Johnson somewhere Congrats, Kwame. RICHARDLNEWBY This sounds like the plot of Judas and the Black Messiah. Here for this. I can’t help but feel the Danai Gurira affiliations. Winston Duke ✅ Andrew Dosunmu ✅ Kwamé Kwei Armagh ✅ : I’m looking forward to this.

This is great! I support this film hopefully I get the same support when my mini series comes out. Also attached sydelle_noel khumbanyiwa Yes. He is perfect for the role. IslandBoyTweets Yes