All Eyez on Me is a 2017 American biographical drama film about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur, directed by Benny Boom and written by Jeremy Haft, Eddie Gonzalez and Steven Bagatourian. Titled after Shakur’s 1996 fourth studio album of the same name, the film stars Demetrius Shipp Jr. as Shakur and Kat Graham, Lauren Cohan, Hill Harper, and Danai Gurira in supporting roles.
Principal photography began in mid-December 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. The film premiered on June 14, 2017 in Los Angeles and was released in the United States on June 16, 2017, on what would have been Shakur’s 46th birthday.
The film chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, including his rise to superstardom, as well as his imprisonment and prolific, controversial time at Death Row Records
Directed by Benny Boom
James G. Robinson
Demetrius Shipp Jr.
Music by John Paesano
Cinematography Peter Menzies Jr.
Edited by Joel Cox
Morgan Creek Productions
Distributed by Summit Entertainment
June 14, 2017 (Fox Bruin Theater)
June 16, 2017 (United States)
Country United States
Budget $40 million
Box office $54.8 million