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WINNER! Best Story! MTV MOVIE AWARDS! Directed by F. Gary Gray and produced by Legendary Pictures, the film was developed here at Xenon Pictures as a follow up to Welcome to Death Row. Xenon founder Leigh Savidge received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Story
Coming soon: Slippin’: 10 Years with The Bloods
The book version of Welcome to Death Row is AVAILABLE NOW
Straight Outta Compton! WINNER! Best Story MTV MOVIE AWARDS
Xenon’s “Straight Outta… The Podcast” features an interview with Suge Knight’s ex-wife – The Hollywood Reporter
“Straight Outta Compton” Heads Straight to the Top of Disc Sales – Home Media Magazine
Developed here at Xenon and penned by our pres Leigh Savidge “Straight Outta Compton” NOMINATED FOR BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY! – The Oscars
Master P interviewed by Leigh Savidge! Click to listen
‘“Straight Outta Compton” has unexpectedly moved ahead of “Steve Jobs” as the great awards hope”‘ The New York Times
Xenon-developed project continues to prove its strength! ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Named Top Film by African-American Film Critics – Variety
For your Oscar consideration: “Straight Outta Compton”, developed at Xenon Pictures! -Universal Pictures
“(Welcome to Death Row is) equal parts moving, disturbing and illuminating” -Hollywood Times
“Welcome to Death Row” as sequel to “Straight Outta Compton” – Entertainment Weekly
“Straight Outta Compton” screenplay (developed here at Xenon and written by Leigh Savidge) makes Variety’s OSCAR CONTENDERS’ List!
“Welcome to Death Row” as “Compton” sequel! – The Hollywood Reporter
Billboard has confirmed what we already knew; the origins of the “Deez Nuts” political prank. It originated with Dolemite, and was spread through “The Chronic”. Deez Nuts: Here’s How a Teen Presidential Candidate Traces Back to Dr. Dre & Dolemite – Billboard
‘Compton’ writer is straight outta Seattle – Seattle Times
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