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Don Cheadle Set To Direct, Star In Miles Davis Film ‘Kill the Trumpet Player’

One of the most legendary musicians of the 20th century, Miles Davis has yet to be given the proper biopic treatment – but don’t let Don Cheadle hear you calling Kill the Trumpet Player a biopic. The massively influential jazz man and main proponent of the cool jazz movement – the reaction to the unfriendly, uptempo […]

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Director Of “Notorious” Hired For Miles Davis Biopic

George Tillman Jr., the director whose vision gave us the slightly lackluster film Notorious about rapper Biggie Smalls, has been hired to direct a biopic on influential jazz musician Miles Davis. The film, which is tentatively titled Miles, will be based on a book by Davis’ son entitled Dark Magus: The Jekyll and Hyde Life […]