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Tyrese, Martin Luther King: Singer Channels Leader In 'A Dreamer's Dream'

First Posted: 02/22/2012 5:58 pm Updated: 02/22/2012 6:15 pm

Tyrese Martin Luther King

A few years ago, singer-actor Tyrese Gibson was in the running to portray Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in the Lee Daniels-directed movie 'Selma.' When the film was shut down in the pre-production stages, Tyrese threw himself into research on the late civil rights icon, determined to produce an MLK project of his own.

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