First Ray Charles, now Marvin Gaye. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jamie Foxx is developing a limited TV series about the legendary musician.
Born in Washington DC, Gaye began his musical career as a session player during the early Motown days. Throughout the 1960s and 70s, he emerged as a major influence on R&B and Soul music before tragically dying in 1984.
Foxx is producing the untitled mini-series alongside Suzanne de Passe and Madison Jones. The team will shop the series to both linear and digital networks.
I’ve been a huge fan my whole life. His brilliance in music unparalleled. Marvin Gaye’s story has always fascinated me.
What do you think? Are you a fan of Marvin Gaye? Would you watch Foxx’s mini-series?