Status: Development Status Unknown as of May 13, 2014
Release Date: TBA
Rating: Not Available
Studio: BroadcastUrban Filmworks
Cast: Jamie Foxx (Reginald Lewis, rumored)
Story: Biopic of Wall Street titan Reginald Lewis who was the world’s first African-American to own a billion dollar empire.
Details: Reginald Lewis’ inspiring story of how he would grow out of poverty to become the wealthiest black man in American in the 80s, building a billion dollar multinational company in Beatrice International (a food, beverage and grocery store conglomerate – the largest African-American owned and managed business in the USA at the time), and accumulating a personal fortune of over $400 million at the time of his death in 1993 from brain cancer. (Source(s): Movie Insider; Indiewire Shadow and Act).