The Vampire Diaries actress will join Danai Gurira who will star as Afeni Shakur and Demetrius Shipp Jr who place ‘Pac.
Jada Pinkett-Smith and Tupac were high school classmates who attended The Baltimore School for The Arts and remained close friends until his murder in 1996.
The film will chronicle ‘Pac’s life, his rise to fame as a hip-hop artist, actor, and his death. The film’s title takes the name from Tupac’s fourth studio album, which was released via Death Row Records February 13, 1996.
Congrats to Kat Graham.