This biographical film is dedicated to a late American singer Christopher Wallace, whose stage name was the Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie. The great rapper died at the age of 24 due to a drive-by shooting case. The movie is based on archival footage and contains a lot of interviews including ones with Christopher’s widow, mother and close friends. His life wasn’t easy: the road from performing on the streets to international success turned out to be long and full of obstacles. Crime, rivalry, turbulent marriage, parenthood and death — all important stages of Biggie’s biography are covered in this film.
Original Title: Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.
Country, Channel: USA
Release Date: 2017
Creator: Mark Ford
Cast: Voletta Wallace, Cheo Hodari Coker, Lil’ Cease, Hubert Sam, Rob Marriott, Naquon ‘Nino Brown’ Jackson, D. Roc, 50-Grand, Mister Cee, Misa Hylton-Brim, Sean Combs, Faith Evans, Cheryl Flowers-Briggs, D.J. Enuff, Easy Mo Bee
Runtime: 121 min