Lee Daniels is Producing Another Drama and Here Comes a Russell Simmons Biopic. Lee Daniels is producing another drama for FOX. It’s called Mason Dixon. Mason Dixon is about race, class and a cheating scandal. It’s written by Julian Breece. He’s done a lot. Read more here. Kenya Barris is writing a Russell Simmons biopic. It’s called, “Life and Def: Sex Drugs Money + God.” Russell Simmons is on board as a producer. Russell has had an interesting life. No time table for when the movie will hit theaters but you can read more here.