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The long-awaited Marvin Gaye biopic "Sexual Healing" has got yet another leading man, with "Law and Order" actor Jesse L. Martin now replacing Lenny Kravitz. "Sexual Healing" has gone through several switch-ups over the years, and it's attracted plenty of controversy from the Gaye estate. Martin, who starred in the original Broadway production of "Rent" and its film adaptation, was slated to star as Gaye at one point, alongside James Gandolfini (the famous HBO mobster was also producing the flick.) Somehow, that iteration of "Healing" fell by the wayside, later to be picked up by director Julien Temple. Lenny Kravitz was cast as the golden-throated singer back in 2012, but then Marvin Gaye III got involved. Gaye's son, a longtime friend of Kravitz, made a personal appeal to the "Hunger Games" actor to ditch the role because the story was about the tragic end years of Gaye's life. His son said, »

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