The casting is done and Mike Epps has won the prized role of late, great comedian Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic.
Director Lee Daniels posted a photo of himself with Mike and Oprah Winfrey.
"And we're off... Get ready y'all for #richardpryor." Daniels wrote.
Other actors who were in the running for the role include Marlon Wayans, Jay Pharoah and Nick Cannon. Congrats to Mike, can't wait to see the film.
No word on when production starts. Do you agree with the casting choice?