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Tyler Perry Will Play Colin Powell In New Upcoming Movie
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Tyler Perry is reportedly set to play Colin Powell in an upcoming movie about “former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney for Annapurna.” The film is being produced by Annapurna Pictures, Gary Sanchez and Plan B. No word on the title as of yet, however Perry will star alongside Steve Carell, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Sam Rockwell.
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“Powell is the four-star general who as Bush Administration Secretary of State pressed the case for the 2003 invasion of Iraq, based on intelligence that Saddam Hussein was manufacturing weapons of mass destruction. None of the weapons Powell cited in his presentation to the United Nations was recovered after Iraq was routed.”