The legend , rap's most recent, and arguably , is coming to the big screen. On Wednesday (Jan. 17), the rapper announced the project, which will be based on Neil Martinez-Belkin-co-scribed book, , on Twitter.
"#TheAutoBiographyOfGuccimane is coming to a theatre ?near you #DirectorGuccimane #1017Films," Gucci wrote. He didn't include anything about a release date.
The Autobiography Gucci Mane is a vivid account the Alabama-born rapper's personal and pressional formative years up to his rise as a rap star. It's a New York Times best-seller.
Gucci's had an extremely eventful last year and a half. Since getting out prison in May 2016, the rapper's , and appeared on a seemingly incalculable amount tracks as a guest artist. Back in September, he revealed his plans to .
"2018 I'm going 100 percent independent and dropping a mixtape every other day ♂️#MrDavisTheAlbum," he wrote in a tweet. That goal feels like it's an impossible one, but it's clear Gucci's doing a lot in 2018, and doesn't have any plans slowing up.
Now, the question is, who could play the rapper? Finding someone to mimic the rapper's mannerisms perfectly, while also bearing a strong resemblance. It's hard, but probably not impossible. We'll just have to wait and see.
Check out Gucci's tweet announcing his biopic below.