T.I. to star in upcoming remake of Roots  

HOLLYWOOD HUSTLE…

 
Your guy T.I. is once again letting his acting skills loose as he’s recently been added to the LIT cast of the upcoming A&E Network remake of Alex Haley’s Roots
YAAAAASSS…

 
SO DIG THIS…

 
Word on the block got it that the 35-year-old self proclaimed King Of The South will take on the role of Cyrus–the character described as the headstrong slave that joined the Union Army during the Civil War–in the forthcoming adaptation of the historic tale. 

 T.I.  star in remake of Roots  

No stranger to role play, T.I. has previously slayed the big screen in feature films such as American Gangster, ATL, and Takers

 
Coupling their talents with TIP’s in the four part miniseries are veteran actors, Mekhi Phifer, Laurence Fishburne, Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, Anika Noni Rose, Chad L. Coleman, Derek Luke, and others many more. 

 
AND THAT AINT ALL…

 
Hollywood honey, Mario Van Peebles, is set to direct the Roots remake while Will Packer and QuestLove of the Roots have been tapped to serve as executive producer and music overseer of the series, respectively. 

Roots
is set to premiere on A&E in 2016…

WILL YOU BE WATCHING ?

THOUGHTS? 

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