El-P Scoring Al Capone Bio-Pic "Fonzo" Thanks To His Influence Over Director

AllHipHop Staff

Run The Jewels' El-P just landed the job of scoring the upcoming, star-studded Al Capone bio-pic.

(AllHipHop News) Run The Jewels group member and accomplished producer El-P will score the upcoming Al Capone bio-pic "Fonzo."

The flick, which is being directed by Josh Trank, features an all-star cast including Kyle MacLachlan, Matt Dillon, Tom Hardy, Linda Cardellini and others.

According to Josh Trank, he has been a fan of the rapper since his teenage years as a fan of his group Company Flow and El-P's legendary Def Jux hip-hop label.

"Since I was fourteen years old, El-P's music has been one of the most important creative influences in my life," Josh Trank explained. "There's literally no greater honor for me than to collaborate with him today and bear witness to this next stage of his artistic journey."

Principal photography on "Fonzo" started in New Orleans on April 2.