I Got A Story To Tell, the new documentary focusing on the life of iconic rapper Biggier Smalls, is heading to Netflix in March.
Netflix announced that the Notorious B.I.G film will officially arrive on the streaming platform on March 1. The documentary was executive-produced by Biggie’s mother, Violetta Wallace, who worked alongside the iconic rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs who was famously close friends with Biggie.
According to Netflix, the new film will cover Biggie Smalls’ formative years and track his rise to prominence.
“Every legend has an origin story. Christopher Wallace, AKA The Notorious B.I.G., remains one of Hip-Hop’s icons, renowned for his distinctive flow and autobiographical lyrics. This documentary celebrates his life via rare behind-the-scenes footage and the testimonies of his closest friends and family,” a description from Netflix reads.
“Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell is the definitive portrait of the man who became The Notorious B.I.G. With unprecedented access granted by the Wallace estate, this cinematic documentary is an emotional and personal journey through the people, places, and events that created the greatest hip-hop artist of all-time. In recently unearthed footage from his breakout years, we go behind the scenes with Biggie to watch him create classic songs in the studio and bring them to life onstage in incredible unseen concert clips. Intimate and candid interviews show the most trusted members of Biggie’s inner circle opening up like never before to share stories that have never been told publicly.”
His mother, Voletta Wallace, added: “This will be the first documentary to focus on the experiences of my son’s life rather than the circumstances of his death. It is a celebration of who he was and where he came from. This is how he would have wanted to be remembered.”
See the official trailer, below.