Bernie Mac’s life is heading to the screen in a biopic.
Je’Niece McCullough, Mac’s daughter, revealed to TMZ who she believes would represent her father correctly on screen. Aldis Hodge is among the names that she said would be great as Bernie Mac. Hodge has previously taken on roles in films like Hidden Figures and Straight Outta Compton as MC Ren. Je’Niece said she thinks that he’s an incredible actor.
Je’Niece surprised some people with her next pick of YouTuber Mark Phillips. She believes he has similarities her father. She said he’s humorous with the acting abilities to truly represent her father.
The Bernie Mac biopic is in partnership with Legend’s company Get Lifted and Mac’s estate.