Bad Hair (2020)

Director: Justin Simien

Writer(s): Justin Simien

Starring: Zaria Kelley, Corinne Massiah, Elle Lorraine, Jay Pharoah, Moses Storm, Madeleine Byrne, James Van Der Beek, Ashley Blaine Featherson, Lena Waithe, Yaani King Mondschein, Judith Scott, Vanessa Williams, Tiffany Black, Kelly Rowland, Jamila Glass, Brooke Shepherd, Usher, Daheli Hall, Blair Underwood, Michelle Hurd, Chanté Adams, DeRon Horton, MC Lyte, Courtney Sauls, Robin Thede, Laverne Cox, Steve Zissis, Raymond Ejiofor, Sammye Alix, Calvin Tolbert Jr., Nicole Byer, Justin Simien, Joy Sunday, Piers Stubbs, Jon Gabrus, LaFaye Baker, Nataliz Jimenez, Alex Marshall-Brown, Natasha Kojic, Cindy Leos, Kara C. Roberts

Synopsis: Paralleling the rise of New Jack Swing in 1989, Bad Hair is a horror satire that follows an ambitious young woman who gets a weave in order to survive the image obsessed world of music television. Her professional success comes at a higher cost than anticipated, however, when she discovers her new hair may have a mind of its own. READ REVIEW

Release Date: October 23, 2020 (USA) | Length: 115 min | Genre: Comedy, Horror | MPAA Rating: Unknown | Note(s): The idea was inspired by the discovery of Asian hair-possession horror movies, like the 2005 South Korean film The Wig. Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 23, 2020. Above is the Hulu release date.