Lenny Kravitz drops out of Marvin Gaye film

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Lenny Kravitz is out as the star of an upcoming movie about Marvin Gaye.

Jesse L. Martin of "Law and Order" will play Gaye in the film "Sexual Healing."

Martin's "Law and Order" co-star, S. Epatha Merkerson, will play Gaye's mother. The film focuses on Gaye's life in the 1980s when he battled drug abuse and depression.

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