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To give you an idea of how steeped in cool this casting choice is, Questlove, of The Roots, tweeted the news, adding in a link to the Huffington Post, who has themselves reposted a story from the Evening Standard that revealed Lenny Kravitz will be getting it on as late soul singer Marvin Gaye for director Julien Temple, father of actress Juno.

Kravitz, a man who looks good enough in leather pants that Prince is probably jealous, has dabbled in acting, most recently getting all glam to play Cinna in The Hunger Games after making his debut in a small role in 2009's Precious: Based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire but taking on the role of the famous Motown singer would mark a huge career move for the handsome 48-year-old. »

- Andrea Miller

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