People are want to know about Julianna Farrait and want to see pictures ex-wife of “American Gangster” Frank Lucas. They asking, who is Julianna Farrait?
Julianna Farrait is the wife of the 1970s drug kingpin Frank Lucas who inspired the movie “American Gangster,” she was arrested Friday for drug possession in Puerto Rico.
“Those who say that money is not important are lying,” she was quoted as saying. “People say that money does not buy happiness. It doesn’t?”
The 70-year-old Julianna Farrait appeared in court on Thursday after, according to officials, tried to sell 4 pounds of cocaine at a hotel in Puerto Rico.
Frank Lucas was played by actor Denzel Washington in the 2007 film by Ridley Scott. Farrait was played by Puerto Rican actress Lymari Nadal, who is married to actor Edward James Olmos.
In a recorded conversation on May 11, Farrait allegedly told an informant she had two kilograms (4 pounds) of cocaine in Puerto Rico and that another suspect had an additional eight kilograms (18 pounds) for buyers, according to the complaint.
On May 19, Farrait allegedly met with an informant at a hotel room in the Isla Verde and unveiled the drugs. Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration then entered the room and arrested her, the complaint stated.
Federal agents in New York had been following Farrait since February 2009 with help from an informant, according to the complaint.