Jamie Foxx to Play Mike Tyson in Boxer’s Take on His Life
Filmmaker Martin Scorsese and Foxx also are among the producers.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Tyson is getting in the TV drama ring against himself. On the heels of Hulu’s announcement of a Tyson miniseries to be made without his involvement, the boxing great said he’s producing a limited series starring Jamie Foxx. Filmmaker Martin Scorsese and Foxx also are among the producers. “I have been looking to tell my story for quite some time,” Tyson said in a statement Monday. He said he looks…