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Rumor has it that Samuel L. Jackson has been secured in the role of Martin Luther King, Jr. in the upcoming Broadway play The Mountaintop with a source saying, "He was really good, and he likes the play a lot. We're pretty sure we've got him."
Anika Noni Rose is also being considered for the role of the sexy chambermaid who visits Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Memphis hotel the night before he's assassinated.
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