Amazon releases ‘One Night in Miami’ trailer directed by #ReginaKing! [Vid]

Amazon Prime Video has just dropped a new trailer for One Night in Miami… dropping Jan. 15.

This marks the Academy Award-winning actress, Regina King‘s feature film directorial debut and showcases an impressive all-star cast including Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom, Jr., Joaquina Kalukango, Nicolette Robinson with Beau Bridges and Lance Reddick.

Here’s a brief synopsis:

On one incredible night in 1964, four icons of sports, music, and activism gathered to celebrate one of the biggest upsets in boxing history. When underdog Cassius Clay, soon to be called Muhammad Ali, (Eli Goree), defeats heavyweight champion Sonny Liston at the Miami Convention Hall, Clay memorialized the event with three of his friends: Malcolm X (Kingsley Ben-Adir), Sam Cooke (Leslie Odom Jr.) and Jim Brown (Aldis Hodge).

Check the trailer:

One Night In Miami– based on Kemp Powers’ award-winning play of the same name and directed by Regina King, is a fictional account inspired by the historic night these four formidable figures spent together. It looks at the struggles these men faced and the vital role they each played in the civil rights movement and cultural upheaval of the 1960s. More than 40 years later, their conversations on racial injustice, religion, and personal responsibility still resonate.

‘One Night’ impacts January 15th!

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