Get On UpDrama
Box Office: $30.5M
PRINCIPAL CASTChadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Craig Robinson, Keith Robinson, Lennie James, Tika Sumpter, Jill Scott, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph E. Tresvant, Corey Sorenson, Fred Melamed, Nick Eversman, Brandon Smith, Aunjanue Ellis
WRITERJez Butterworth, John Henry Butterworth
PRODUCERTate Taylor, Erica Huggins, Victoria Pearman, Mick Jagger, Brian Grazer
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERJez Butterworth, Trish Hofmann, Peter Afterman, John Butterworth, John Norris, Anna Culp
In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award®-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42's Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.
sexual content, drug use, some strong language, and violent situations