Tupac in the 1993 film Poetic Justice
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John Singleton In Running To Direct Upcoming Tupac Biopic

Morgan Creek and Universal Pictures are reportedly searching for a director for a biopic based on the life of Tupac Shakur … and John Singleton is up for the job. According to Variety, Singleton (who worked with Tupac in the 1993, “Poetic Justce”) is in negotiations to direct a film, after Antoine Fuqua (known for “Training Day”) backed out of the project following a failed attempt to find an actor he felt was suitable for the role of the late hip-hop icon. The film’s producers even launched a nationwide talent search early this year to accept auditions for the role to no avail…