The two producers along with director Tate Taylor share why they wanted to do a feature on the life of the legendary soul singer. "Mick Jagger and I are thrilled to be producing 'Get On Up, it is true story, completely inspirational," says Grazer. "We are celebrating his life and his accomplishments." READ MORE
The "42" star took on the daunting task of playing the Godfather of Soul by working hard and taking things "one step at a time," his co-stars and director Tate Taylor told THR at the Universal biopic's debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater. READ MORE
The Rolling Stones frontman was joined on NBC's "Today" by the cast, director and producers of the upcoming James Brown biopic "Get On Up" and talked about what they loved about the Godfather of Soul. READ MORE
Chadwick Boseman stars in Tate Taylor's drama based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul James Brown. The film with an all-star cast including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd and Nelsan Ellis is set to hit theaters on Aug. 1. READ MORE
On set in Mississippi as he starts up a new career as a Hollywood producer, the icon shrugs off the outcry over a white director for his James Brown biopic, reveals his brushes with rejection and vows never to write a rock autobiography like Keith Richards did: "If someone wants to know what I did in 1965, they can look it up on Wikipedia." READ MORE
Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help).