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From Kennedy's Killer to an Ivanka Romance: The Wildest Claims from Quincy Jones' New Interview

Quincy Jones doesn’t mince words when it comes to some of the biggest stars who have entered his orbit over the years.

The 84-year-old record producer recently sat down with Vulture for a wide-ranging interview where he opened up about everything from working with Michael Jackson to dating Ivanka Trump. Some of his shocking claims may seem out-out there, but a few have already been confirmed to be true!

Read on for some of the biggest revelations from Jones’ sit-down.

Jones says he once dated Ivanka Trump

After calling his former acquaintance Donald Trump a “megalomaniac, narcissistic” and “crazy motherf—er,
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Williams picks up film about Giancana

Producer Mark Williams has acquired the film rights to the novel Double Cross, about the life of mobster Sam Giancana, hiring Edgar Allan Poe Award winner Alfonse Ruggiero Jr. to script the adaptation.

Written by Giancana's brother, Chuck Giancana, and his nephew, Sam Giancana, the book tells the story of how the gangster rose from being a hit man for Al Capone to becoming a powerful don who had links to U.S. presidents including John F. Kennedy. Giancana, who was nicknamed "Momo" because of his unpredictable vicious behavior, was assassinated in 1975 while cooking before he was to appear before a Senate committee investigating CIA and Mafia links to plots to kill Fidel Castro.

TNT mobs up with six-hour Giancana tale

A six-hour limited series about Chicago mob boss Sam Giancana has found its way to TNT. The cable network confirmed last week that it is in development on the untitled project, from Mark Wolper and Warner Bros. Television, that tells the story behind the powerful mob leader and his role in high-level politics and Hollywood as well as his struggle to raise a family at the same time. As the top syndicate boss in Chicago in the 1950s and '60s, Giancana was known for his ties to John F. Kennedy -- he's reputed to have played a key role in helping Kennedy take the White House in 1960 -- and his friendships with celebrities like Frank Sinatra.

TNT mobs up with six-hour Giancana tale

A six-hour limited series about Chicago mob boss Sam Giancana has found its way to TNT. The cable network confirmed last week that it is in development on the untitled project, from Mark Wolper and Warner Bros. Television, that tells the story behind the powerful mob leader and his role in high-level politics and Hollywood as well as his struggle to raise a family at the same time. As the top syndicate boss in Chicago in the 1950s and '60s, Giancana was known for his ties to John F. Kennedy -- he's reputed to have played a key role in helping Kennedy take the White House in 1960 -- and his friendships with celebrities like Frank Sinatra.

WBTV plans miniseries on mobster

Producer Mark Wolper has optioned rights to the life story of Chicago mob boss Sam Giancana and his family with plans to develop a six-hour miniseries for Warner Bros. Television. Wolper -- who is president of the Wolper Organization, which is based at Warners -- described the project as The Sopranos meets The Godfather. "Gang movies are always great, and (Giancana's) story is what they are based on; this is the real story behind the fictional stuff," Wolper said. "There is an amazing family story wrapped around this guy, who was the most powerful mob leader in America."

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