Fox Searchlight developing a biopic on choreographer Alvin Ailey

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Paul Burnett/AP/REX/Shutterstock (6536847a) Choreographer Alvin Ailey at rehearsal on in New York Alvin Ailey, New York, USA

Vastavam web: Fox Searchlight is developing a biopic on the life of legendary choreographer Alvin Ailey.Ailey was best known for founding the interracial Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre in New York in 1958 and helped popularise modern dance. His “Revelations” became one of the most-performed modern dance pieces in history.”We are thrilled to be working with these incredible partners to bring to the screen the amazing journey and revolutionary choreography of Alvin Ailey, whose life and legacy profoundly impacted people of all backgrounds around the world,” Battle said.