For all you history buffs, a Marcus Garvey biopic is in the works and it will star newcomer actor Kevin Navayne as the Civil Rights activist.
According to Shadow and Act:
Steven Anderson is making his feature film debut directing the film, from a script penned by Jodi Sallinder, with a cast that also includes familiar names like Dennis Haysbert (as his father, Marcus Mosiah Garvey Sr.) and Janet Hubert (as his mother, Sarah Jane Richards), as well as Tobin Bell, Dan Gauither, Rhashan Stone, and Christian Campbell.
Filming is happening in Jamaica, New York City and New Orleans.
Financing has been provided by private investors.
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