"Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" is a 2020 American drama film directed by George C. Wolfe.
The starring cast includes Viola Davis, Chadwick Boseman, Glynn Turman, Colman Domingo, Michael Potts, Taylour Paige, Dusan Brown, Jonny Coyne, Jeremy Shamos and Joshua Harto.

Watch the official trailer for "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"

Netflix on Monday, October 19, 2020 released the trailer:
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom | Official Trailer | Netflix.

What is "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" about?

Tensions and temperatures rise over the course of an afternoon recording session in 1920s Chicago as a band of musicians await trailblazing performer, the legendary "Mother of the Blues," Ma Rainey (Viola Davis). Late to the session, the fearless, fiery Ma engages in a battle of wills with her white manager and producer over control of her music. As the band waits in the studio's claustrophobic rehearsal room, ambitious trumpeter Levee (Chadwick Boseman) - who has an eye for Ma's girlfriend and is determined to stake his own claim on the music industry - spurs his fellow musicians into an eruption of stories, truths, and lies that will forever change the course of their lives. Levee's ambition to start his own band also has him soliciting the managers and producers, requiring him to relive previous traumas.

Who's in the "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom". Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Viola Davis Ma Rainey
Chadwick Boseman Levee
Glynn Turman Toledo
Colman Domingo Cutler
Michael Potts Slow Drag
Taylour Paige Dussie Mae
Dusan Brown Sylvester
Jonny Coyne Sturdyvant
Jeremy Shamos Irvin
Joshua Harto Policeman

When is "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" released in cinemas?

The film "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" was scheduled to be released on November 25, 2020 (United States) by Netflix.

What are "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" film specifications?

The duration of the film is 94 minutes. The film's budget is $20 - 30 million.

The film "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" is rated with "R" rating.

What are critics and audiences saying about "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"?

"Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" got high rating from critics. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 100/100.

More information about "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" you can get at:

IMDB: Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Wikipedia: Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (film)

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