On June 16, the long-awaited Tupac Shakur biopic, All Eyez On Me, will hit theaters. It stars Demetrius Shipp, Jr. as Tupac, Jamal Woolard (reprising his role as the Notorious B.I.G. from the 2009 film Notorious), and more. In a new trailer for the film, ‘Pac and Biggie meet for the first time, setting in motion a short-lived friendship and one of the most widely-publicized feuds in rap history. Watch the trailer below .
In July, reports surfaced alleging that the biopic was being delayed by a song licensing dispute between producer and 2Pac affiliate Daz Dillinger and BMG. Soon after, Dillinger and the film’s director, L.T. Hutton, took to Instagram to deny the reports.