Deadline reports that the feature film is written and directed by Creed 2‘s Juel Taylor with co-writing credits given to Tony Rottenmaier. The Cloned Tyrone will be Taylor’s directorial debut. The film follows Foxx, Boyega and Parris through “a trail of a nefarious government conspiracies in this pulpy mystery caper.”
Jamie Foxx recently starred in Netflix’s Project Power and confirmed a starring role in an upcoming Mike Tyson biopic. Teyonah Parris stars int he upcoming Candyman reboot while John Boyega has hinted at a potential Attack the Block sequel. You can read “John Boyega Is on His Own Hero’s Journey” interview from HYPEBEAST’s December 2019 Winter Digital Cover for more.
Stay tuned for an upcoming trailer in the future. In more entertainment news, Francis Ford Coppola has announced a new cut of The Godfather III, set to release in December.