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 miniseries 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 miniseries?