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This was reported by Garth Franklin at Dark Horizons.
HBO Films has set film and stage director Julien Nitzberg to pen biopic "Sputnik Monroe," based on the life of the white professional wrestler who helped integrate the sport throughout the South in the 1950s reports Variety.
Monroe was the biggest wrestling draw in Memphis and other parts of the south. A civil-rights champion, he refused to perform if African-Americans weren't allowed to sit in the seats of their choosing at various arenas.
He also helped integrate the ring. Monroe worked as a professional wrestler from the 1940s through the early 1970s. He died in November.
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Hope it is better than the Andre movie.
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