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Tupac Shakur: Who Should Play Him In Upcoming Movie?

Think you've got what it takes to portray the embodiment of rap music? Let's be honest: You probably don't, but you can still throw your bandana in the ring and audition online for the starring role in an upcoming Tupac biopic.

There's no guarantee that the role will take your rap career anywhere - hell, look at Jamal "Gravy" Woolard who played Biggie in 2009's Notorious...if you can find him-but it's worth a shot.

Production for the film, directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, Brooklyn's Finest), will begin this summer for a projected 2013 release. The role of the famous rapper is up for grabs, preferably for an "unknown." As of last week, Morgan Creek Productions is hosting its online open casting call through and Karmaloop.

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Allison Wagoner