"Zola" is a 2020 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Janicza Bravo.
The starring cast includes Taylour Paige as Aziah "Zola" King, Riley Keough as Stefani, Nicholas Braun as Derrek, Ari'el Stachel as Sean, Colman Domingo as X, Jason Mitchell as Dion, Nelcie Souffrant as Gail, Ts Madison as Hollywood, Nasir Rahim as Johnathan, Jarquale Stewart as CC and others.

Here are "Zola" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Zola movie?

A24 on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 released the trailer for "Zola" you can watch here:
Zola | Official Trailer HD | A24.

Plot summary

What is Zola movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Zola" movie plot summary.

The film is based on an infamous 148-tweet Twitter thread in which Zola (Taylour Paige) meets a sex worker named Stefani (Riley Keough) at a restaurant where Zola waitresses, and the two immediately bond over pole dancing. Only a day after they exchange numbers, Stefani invites Zola on a cross-country road trip, where the goal is to make as much money as possible dancing in Florida strip clubs. Zola agrees, and suddenly she is trapped in the craziest, most unexpected trip of her life, partaking in a wild two-day trip with Stefani, her boyfriend Derrek (Nicholas Braun), and Stefani's violent pimp, X (Colman Domingo).


Who plays who in the Zola movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Zola" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Taylour Paige  as Aziah "Zola" King
Riley Keough  as Stefani
Nicholas Braun  as Derrek (as Nick Braun)
Ari'el Stachel  as Sean
Colman Domingo  as X
Jason Mitchell  as Dion
Nelcie Souffrant  as Gail
Ts Madison  as Hollywood
Nasir Rahim  as Johnathan
Jarquale Stewart  as CC
Amelia Rose Monteagudo  as Stefani's Baby
Tommy Foxhill  as Tommy Tony
Ben Bladon  as Kay
Tony Demil  as Joe
Ernest Emmanuel Peeples  as Hee
Joseph Sanders  as Liquor Store Clerk
Brett Chesebro  as Caller
Carl Collanus  as Caller
Jay Dersahagian  as Caller
Rusty Domhoff  as Caller
Mark Fiedler  as Caller
Alex Flash  as Caller
Richard W. Lariviere  as Caller
Bob Lawton  as Caller
Ernest Lee Wilson Jr.  as Caller
Josh Locy  as Caller
Pedro Medina  as Caller
Thomas Nash  as Caller
Bill Pierce  as Caller
Michael Worden  as Caller
Kyle Williams  as Caller
Andrew Romano  as Hotel Waiter
Sophie Hall  as Baybe
Angelo Diaz  as Juan
Rico Paris  as Also Juan
Michael Aceveda  as Juan
Anibal Echeverria Bonet  as Juan
Max Guevara  as Juan
Harold Hernandez  as Juan
David Rodriguez  as Juan
Bernard Lyght  as Man Pulled Over
Michael Opal  as Cop
Eric Salas  as Also Cop
Doug Walker  as Steel Drum Player
Drew Rin Varick  as Man at Pool

Release date

When is Zola movie release date?

"Zola" movie release date was scheduled to be on January 24, 2020 (Sundance) and on June 30, 2021 (United States) distributing by A24, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA), Stage 6 Films and VVS Films.


What are Zola filming details?

The duration of the film is 90 minutes. The film's budget is $5 million.

"Zola" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began on October 29, 2018.


What are critics and audiences saying about Zola movie?

"Zola" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 6.2/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 88/100.

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