Otis Redding played by Wesley Snipes An electrifying performer cursed with a tragic death in a plane crash at only 26, Otis Redding, left, is ripe material for a Hollywood biopic. What's taking so long? We're not entirely sure if Wesley Snipes, right, is up to the task of belting out his version of "(Sittin' On) the Dock of the Bay," but if Val Kilmer can channel Jim Morrison in Oliver Stone's "The Doors," anything's possible.
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