We at SlamXHype have eyes and ears everywhere, especially in the world of entertainment. So, we called someone-who-works-for-someone and offered them good money to get us something, nay, anything that would indicate what it’s about. They accepted, and what we got is an iPhone photograph of a page from what appears to be the script.
It’s rough and wild and makes almost no (maybe the expected amount of) sense. Our minds = blown. If you got a chance to see any of the Yeezus Tour, you’ll recognize the scene as it appears that Ellis is sticking literally to the plot of Kanye’s tour: the page comes from a scene in which Kanye meets Jesus at the top of a mountain, who tasks him with “ending the world’s ambivalence.” In the notes, which seem to be written by West himself, he indicates that Jesus should be played by actor Liam Neeson (which is amazing).
There’s not much else in terms of details about plot or other castings, but take a look at Ellis’ script and Kanye’s notes below.
This movie is going to be amazing (possibly in