Seems like there’s a new Tupac and Biggie documentary, movie, mini-series, et cetera coming out every year. USA just wrapped Notorious, last year the Tupac biopic All Eyez On Me was released and now the story of Biggie and Pac’s murders from the journalism and LAPD perspective is heading to the big screen.
Based on the true story of one of the most notorious and unsolved cases in recent time, City Of Lies is a provocative thriller revealing a never-before-seen look at the infamous murder of The Notorious B.I.G. shortly following the death of Tupac. L.A.P.D. detective Russell Poole (Johnny Depp) has spent years trying to solve his biggest case, but after two decades, the investigation remains open. “Jack” Jackson (Forest Whitaker), a reporter desperate to save his reputation and career, is determined to find out why. In search of the truth, the two team up and unravel a growing web of institutional corruption and lies. Relentless in their hunt, these two determined men threaten to uncover the conspiracy and crack the foundation of the L.A.P.D. and an entire city.
City Of Lies his theaters on September 7, the 22nd anniversary of the night Tupac was shot in Las Vegas. Watch the full trailer up top.