A Dapper Dan Biopic Is Coming Thanks To Jerrod Carmichael

by Krystal Franklin

March 8, 2018

Photos by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images and Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic

Dapper Dan‘s forthcoming biography is making its way to the big screen thanks to actor and comedian, Jerrod Carmichael and the executives at Sony. Dan, whose real name is Daniel Day, has long since been crowned the godfather of hip hop fashion, styling the likes of Aaliyah, Diddy. Eric B. & Rakim (who just announced their first tour in 25 years), LL Cool J, JAY-Z, Salt-N-Pepa, Mike Tyson and more.

Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Roc Nation
Photo by Venturelli/Getty Images for Gucci

Set in Harlem, The Hollywood Reporter details the biopic as a “high-stakes coming-of-age story.”  The film will reportedly debut in theaters in 2019, following the release of Dan’s memoir.

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