Viola Davis’ upcoming movie’s trailer is here!
It was already an anticipated project, but following the death of star Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is one of the most talked-about movies of the Fall-Winter season. The Netflix film is slated for release on December 18, and after teasing the movie with images and stills, the streaming service has finally dropped the Ma Rainey trailer.
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Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is an adaptation of a stage play of the same name and stars Boseman, Viola Davis, Glyn Turman, Taylour Paige, and Coleman Domingo. Denzel Washington acts as one of the film’s producers along with Todd Black and Dany Wolf. The premise of the film centers around real-life music legend Ma Rainey, the “Mother of the Blues” portrayed by Davis. Boseman tackles the role of Levee, a young man that shakes things up in the 1920 Chicago blues scene