FOXY Indeed: Grier Autobiography Optioned
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Foxy: My Life In Three Acts, Pam Grier bio, to hit theaters
Actress Pam Grier (Foxy Brown, Coffy, The Big Bird Cage, Scream Blacula Scream, The Arena, Jackie Brown, Black Mama, White Mama) has an autobiography out. I had no idea, and I’m quite the Grier fan. Guess I’m also an idiot. The full title is Foxy: My Life In Three Acts, and it apparently deals with her life and career in quite an unvarnished fashion (the word “sensual” has been thrown around, so I’m guessing it might get a bit lurid. Not that there’s anything wrong with that). Well, the word is that the book has been optioned, and hopefully it might end up being a nice companion piece to Mario Van Peebles’ 2003 film about his filmmaker father Mario, Baadasssss!
Apparently to cover her “formative years,” the biopic (can we all just assume it will be called Foxy? I thought so) will be brought to you, oddly enough by Imprint Entertainment, the mob who gave us Percy Jackson and…uh….Twilight. Other than that, there’s not a
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