Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay has been confirmed as the director and producer of an upcoming documentary about the late rapper.
The late American rapper of Eritrean descent, Nipsey Hussle was shot right in front of his clothing shop in the States. Since then, there have been talks about working and finishing a lot of the projects he started. His clothing line, The Marathon is still being run by his family.
Furthermore, recent development revealed, Netflix has won the right for the documentary. Ava DuVernay, the director of the critically acclaimed Netflix series, When They See Us was selected by the rapper’s estate to direct the documentary.
However, the release date of the documentary and the title haven’t been announced yet. Before his sudden death, Hussle released Victory Lab album in 2018, it got Best Rap Album nomination at the Grammys.
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