Director: George C. Wolfe
Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Glynn Turman, Colman Domingo, Jonny Coyne, Taylour Paige, Joshua Harto, Michael Potts, Jeremy Shamos, Dusan Brown, Phil Nardozzi, Antonio Fierro, Roger Petan, Jordan Rhone, Nathaniel Johnson, DaJuan Manwell Rippy, Brent Feitl, Tony Amen, Tony Bazemore Jr., Gregory Bromfield, Daniel Johnson, William Kania, Malik Abdul Khaaliq, Scott Matheny, Chris McCail, Shane McNair, Patrick Raffaele, Eric Sharpe, Remington Sinclair, Sierra Stewart, Jacob Wright
Synopsis: When Ma Rainey, the “Queen of the Blues,” makes a record in a studio in Chicago, 1927, tensions boil between her, her white agent and producer, and bandmates.
Release Date: 2020 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: Drama, Music | MPAA Rating: Unknown
Note: Denzel Washington is a producer on this project. Originally Denzel was suppose to produce nine of Wilson’s plays for HBO. The deal was moved over to Netflix. Branford Marsalis is composing the music. Ron L. Haynes was in the original cast list but no the current one.
Tags: August Wilson, Branford Marsalis, Chadwick Boseman, Chris McCail, Colman Domingo, DaJuan Rippy, Daniel Johnson, Denzel Washington, Dusan Brown, George C. Wolfe, Glynn Turman, Jacob Wright, Malik Abdul Khaaliq, Michael Potts, Nathaniel Johnson, Remington Sinclair, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Sierra Stewart, Taylour Paige, Tony Bazemore Jr., Viola Davis