Jay Z and The Weinstein Co. are teaming to tell the story of Trayvon Martin in both a feature film and a series.
The indie company has acquired the rights to two books — Suspicion Nation: The Inside Story of the Trayvon Martin Injustice and Why We Continue to Repeat It and Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin — about the African-American teen who was shot and killed by George Zimmerman in 2012. The incident made national headlines when Zimmerman, a member of his community’s neighborhood watch, claimed he shot the unarmed teenager in self-defense. He was
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