‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, starring movie by Viola Davies and Chadwick Boseman to Netflix has revealed your first trailer.
Directed by George C. Wolfe the adaptation of August Wilson’s play will be released on December 18th. In the main cast, Academy Award winner Viola Davis playing the title character.
The highlight, however, will be Chadwick Boseman as ambitious musician Levee.
Netflix seems may feel they have an awards season contender on their hands.
After making a limited run in theaters next month, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ release on Netflix just in time for Christmas.
Besides Viola Davies and Chadwick Boseman, the cast includes Glynn Turman, Colman Domingo, Taylour Paige, and Dusan Brown.
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‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, Netflix’ movie, marks Boseman’s final appearance in a live-action movie.
Chadwick Boseman passed away at the end of August following a battle against colon cancer.
The actor worked through the pain barrier and made seven movies after his diagnosis.
Boseman had already completed his work on Netflix’s ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ before his untimely passing. The action-heavy thriller ’21 Bridges’, Spike Lee’s Vietnam War drama ‘Da 5 Bloods’. And his career-defining role as the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Black Panther.