• Jeremy Pope takes physical, emotional journey in ‘Inspection'

    8 days ago - By Boston Herald

    “The Inspection” is Elegance Bratton's intense, intensely personal story as a Black gay man fighting homophobia at home and in the Marines.
    All true: Bratton at 16 was thrown out of his house by his single mother, a prison guard, for being gay. Homeless at 25, he enlisted in the Marines where he was mocked, beaten, hazed for being gay - and graduated.
    That saga is onscreen with Jeremy Pope, 30, as Bratton's stand-in Ellis French. Gabrielle Union, 50, is his unrelentingly homophobic mother. Both are nominated for Independent Spirit Awards and loom large as Golden Globe, Critics Choice and...
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