Director: Don Cheadle
Writer(s): Don Cheadle, Steven Baigelman
Starring: Ewan McGregor, Keith Stanfield, Don Cheadle, Michael Stuhlbarg, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Christina Karis, Jennifer Dior, Brian Bowman, JT Thigpen, Obum Nwankwo, David Horace Greer, Tamica White, Ken Early
Synopsis: A fictionalized account of an episode in the life of all-time Jazz great Miles Davis. Cheadle plays Davis and makes his feature film directorial debut from a script he co-wrote with Steven Baigelman. Jazz legend Herbie Hancock serves as the production’s Music Supervisor. “Miles Ahead” is a stylized, immersive account of Miles Davis’ life as he moves through the underbelly of the jazz world, struggling to regain his creativity and inspiration.
Release Date: April 1, 2016 (USA) | Length: 100 min | Genre: Biography, Drama, Music | MPAA Rating: Rated R for strong language throughout, drug use, some sexuality/nudity and brief violence.
Also known as: Kill the Trumpet PlayerTags: Brian Bowman, Christina Karis, David Horace Greer, Don Cheadle, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Jennifer Dior, JT Thigpen, Ken Early, Obum Nwankwo, Tamica White