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Unsolved: the unsolved murders of Tupac and Notorius B.I.G.
A series that traces the investigations protracted by investigators both in 1996-97, and later in 2006-07.
Only one season was enough to describe the investigations which unfortunately had not given a good result, at least: they did not give what they hoped for. As many of you already know, I am a huge rap music fan. And in truth it was Tupac and Biggie who first made me fall in love with this music: the first, in particular.
For the uninitiated: over the years, given the difficulty of solving the mystery, numerous theories have been born on the truth of their murders, which are then practically the same: both ‘Pac and Biggie were in a car, another joined them,they fired gunshots to kill them and ran away. As simple as a crime, as complicated to solve.
There are also numerous conspiracy theories, which say that in reality their murders were gimmicks, to sell more from the dead. There are numerous images of their double, passed off as the real ones, still alive.
I have never believed in similar theories, I believe that the two are, unfortunately dead at the time. And the story described in the series, dramatized as it is, is true: no one has ever managed to figure out the truth. Nobody could figure out how, by whom and why they were killed. The series has 10 episodes, each about an hour long.
The actors chosen are really good and – especially those of the two rappers – are very similar to the real people / characters. Scenes from two different eras are shown: 1997, in which Detective Poole (in particular) is tasked with uncovering the truth about their killers… On the other hand, 2006 with detective Greg Kading, who then, about ten years later by their killers, is commissioned to investigate them. Poole and Kading share an inability to solve the murder, at least …
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