OOOOOOKAAAAAAY… “Straight Outta Compton” Screenwriter S. Leigh Savidge Appears on MSNBC’s “The Docket” as Music Industry Expert on Validity of ‘Empire’ TV Show
LOS ANGELES, CA—S. Leigh Savidge, screenwriter and co-executive producer of this summer’s blockbuster hit Straight Outta Compton and author of Welcome To Death Row, Xenon Picture’s critically acclaimed documentary and now book appeared on MSNBC’s “The Docket”, a legal talk show today.
Attorney Seema Iyer, Esq. host of ‘The Docket’ asks Savidge to compare the 1991-debuting Death Row Records Company to Fox’s TV series ‘Empire’ as it heads into its second season. Savidge discussed the similarities of Lucious Lyon between Suge Knight, Empire between Death Row, financing record companies with drug money, anti-gay sentiments, and women in the world of hip hop, among other comparisons.
For those who missed it, below find links to coverage.