Since this film is historical in nature, the producers have decided to pull the release date in hopes that their A list star can get his act together, get sober and actually do press for the movie.
Apparently he has little actual recollection of shooting the movie because he was so out of it during filming.
Tupac & Notorious B.I.G movie City of Lies
Johnny Depp’s Tupac/Biggie movie ‘City of Lies’ has been pulled from release
The Tupac/Notorious B.I.G movie ‘City of Lies’, starring Johnny Depp, has been pulled from release just one month before it was due in cinemas.
Depp stars as Russell Poole, a Los Angeles Police Department detective who has spent years trying to solve the murders of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur. Forest Whitaker also stars as journalist Jackson, who teams with Depp to find the truth about the rappers’ deaths.
The film was due for release on September 7th but according to THR, it has now been pulled from the schedule. Its yet to have a new release date. You can see the trailer for the film below.