Rochester native Winston Duke who play M’Baku an ally of T’Challa in the multi billion dollar and history making movie Black Panther will play MMA legend Kimbo Slice in new movie.
Kevin ‘Kimbo Slice’ Ferguson went from homelessness to fame for whooping ass in backyards across the country. The mixed martial art fights drew big numbers for YouTube back in the early 2000’s.
Kimbo Slice passed away suddenly in 2016 from heart failure and a mass on his liver, he was 42.
Winston Duke will star as Kimbo Slice in the movie Backyard Legend.
Kimbo’s longtime friend, and manager Michael Imber will be executive producing the film along with Duke.
Winston Duke is also starring in the movie US produced by Jordan Peele. The thriller is set to drop March 15th.