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Joe Louis Biopic in Development

Producers Bill Duke, Gil Adler and Joel Eisenberg are developing a biopic on boxer Joe Louis. Joe Louis became a symbolic figure in boxing during early global tensions leading to World War II, becoming among the first U.S. black cultural heroes. The project will focus on Louis’ historic two fights with German boxer Max Schmeling. http://variety.com/2015/film/news/joe-louis-movie-biopic-development-1201634013/ #EntertainmentBiz

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