Tracie Thoms to Star in "Liberty City: The American Dream"

by Vanessa Martinez
August 2, 2011 3:34 AM
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Tracie Thoms will star in the action crime drama Liberty City: The American Dream. The project, currently in pre-production and with no set director yet, will also star Hazel D'Jan, Ky-Mani Marley, Rick Ross and Christopher Michael Holley. Rappers Lil' Wayne and Young Jeezy are rumored to be attached to the cast.

According to the film's synopsis, Liberty City "thrusts audiences onto the hustlin' streets of Miami's criminal underworld and tells the story of a small-time gang's rise from the poverty of the projects to becoming king-pins of a narcotics empire."

The film's screenplay is written by Juan Jackson and David Haynes.

There's no word on when the film will start shooting or what the details are of the character she plays, other than her name is Ki Hassan.

According to its IMDB, Liberty City has an October 2012 release date,

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  • Nadell | August 3, 2011 3:01 AMReply

    HOW EXCITING! But after I continued to read beyond Tracie Thoms' name and spotted Lil Wayne & Rick Ross I was immediately turned off....never mind to any intentions of wanting to see this film.

  • Mecca | August 2, 2011 7:56 AMReply

    Lil Wayne, Jeezy and Rick Ross??

    This better be a rumor. Lol

  • Tombs | August 2, 2011 5:06 AMReply

    What another gang bang shoot em up type of movie?

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