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Chadwick Boseman, the star of the Jackie Robinson bio “42” has been announced as the star of a new, untitled film as of yet film about “The Godfather of Soul,” James Brown from Universal and Imagine.

Actors, like Eddie Murphy and Wesley Snipes were said to be in serious contention for the role of The Godfather of Soul, but noting ever came of it.

By, EURweb.com

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