Nipsey Hussle’s Family in Talks With Netflix for Documentary
Nipsey Hussle’s Family in Talks With Netflix for Documentary: The family of deceased American rapper, activist, and entrepreneur, Nipsey Hussle has set the record straight about their plans to release a documentary about the late Victory Lap rapper.
On the night of Monday, the 10th of February 2020, Hussle’s family dropped a statement about their plans to create an official documentary about the California native after reports surfaced about Netflix reportedly winning a bidding war for the film over Apple and Amazon. In their statement, the family affirms that they are in negotiations with Netflix to release the documentary, but documents have been signed. They also confirmed that Ava DuVernay and her company ARRAY are co-producing the feature film.
“Nipsey’s company Marathon Flims, will present his feature film documentary executive produced by RocNation and his two children Emani and Kross Asghedom,” his family wrote. “No final deal has been inked. We are currently in negotiations with Netflix for this project with Ava DuVernay, and her company ARRAY to co-produce. This documentary is very important to the family and will not be fast tracked by monetary gain and/or commercial interest.”