Jamie Foxx To Play Mike Tyson In Biopic

Former boxing heavyweight champion Mike Tyson life is in the makes to be a full length Hollywood feature with oscar winner Jamie Foxx set to portray the icon fighter
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According to sources the biopic is still untitled but has Jamie Foxx in the lead role, Foxx’s manager is a producer on the film. The script was written by Terence Winter, best known for his work on’The Sopranos’ and ‘Boardwalk Empire’ as well as the hit feature ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’.

We don’t know what part of Tyson’s life the biography will focus on yet seeing he’s been in the spotlight for the best part of the last 30 years. Tyson is best known for his meteoric rise to the top of the heavyweight division, viciously knocking out opponent after opponent and quickly becoming one of the most feared fighters in the history of boxing.

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