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Heavyweight boxing Icon Mike Tyson is being played by Jamie Foxx in a new biopic. Then after years stuck in development hell, Foxx will be himself announced that the passion project was finally moving forward while speaking to be producer Mark Brnabum in an Instagram Live interview this week.

The 52-year-old actor just is shared some progress pics, confirming that the long-awaited Tyson biopic is finally going be ahead after years of planning. and he’s been in training for the last few months. Looking visibly bulkier, he wrote: The first but the biggest task is to transform the body. Foxx will be shared some details about how he’s getting into the fighting shape in an Instagram Live Interview with Mark Birnbaum this week. He will be explained that he’s been working out every other day, focusing on building strength through bodyweight exercise.

Foxx said that the grueling fitness routine is already changing the top half of his body but has been a lot more to do when it comes to the lower part.

He says he’s doing 60 pullups, 60 dips, and 100 pushups but I can’t be got any calf muscles, so we’re gonna have to get some prosthetics for that, he adds. Just the technology of how I’m goona he continued, I guarantee you will be people will run up on me In the street, and ask for the autographs, and they will bethink that I’m Mike. I think when we lay the layer on Mike Tyson in this tory. I think everybody from young and old will be able to understand this man’s journey.

Meanwhile, the actor told Birnbaum: Doing biographies is a tough thing. Sometimes it will take 20 years to get it done but we officially got the real ball rolling. I can’t be a wait to show, people, what it is. Then I will saw him, Tylor, as the height of his career, and then when we thin got be bad and bumpy I will also saw him as well. So what I’m excited about the movie is to show those moments. Then I think everyone, young and old, will be able to understand this mand’s journey.