Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020)

When Ma Rainey, the "Queen of the Blues," makes a record in a studio in Chicago, 1927, tensions boil between her, her white agent and producer, and bandmates.

Director:

George C. Wolfe

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Updated: 26 August 2019
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Viola Davis ... Ma Rainey
Chadwick Boseman ... Levee
Colman Domingo ... Cutler
Glynn Turman ... Toledo
Jeremy Shamos ... Irvin
Taylour Paige ... Dussie Mae
Jonny Coyne ... Sturdyvant
Michael Potts ... Slow Drag
Joshua Harto ... Policeman
Dusan Brown ... Sylvester
Phil Nardozzi ... Deli worker
William Kania ... Laborer
Shane McNair Shane McNair ... Laborer
Gregory Bromfield ... Shop Owner
Roger Petan Roger Petan ... Businessman
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When Ma Rainey, the "Queen of the Blues," makes a record in a studio in Chicago, 1927, tensions boil between her, her white agent and producer, and bandmates.

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Drama | Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Black Bottom See more »

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