Fuqua to Direct a "B.I.G." biopicVariety, and the director they're courting is "Training Day" helmer Antoine Fuqua.
The screenplay is being written by Cheo Hodari Coker, author of "Unbelievable: The Life, Death, and Afterlife of the Notorious B.I.G."
Wallace's mother, who will also act as a producer on the project, says "nobody knows Christopher the human being. He was somebody with feelings, somebody with a heart. Christopher was a son, a father and a good friend. It's time for people to know the real him."
Biggie was felled by a bullet at the age of 24; the identity of his killer is still under dispute to this day.