Lenny Kravitz cast as Marvin Gaye in biopic

London, Nov 21 (ANI): Lenny Kravitz is to play Marvin Gaye in a film about the last years of the soul singer's life by director Julien Temple.

The 48-year-old singer/actor will portray Marvin in the early 1980s when he had moved to London while struggling with booze and tax bills.

Kravitz has earlier acted in 'Precious' and 'The Hunger Games.' (ANI)