One Night in Miami is a drama film of 2020, an American film to be precise. This film was directed by Regina King. Just in her feature directorial debut from a screenplay by Kemp Powers based on his stage play of similar name.
One Night in Miami film is all about and tells a story (fictionalized) of Jim Brown, Cassius Clay, Sam Cooke, and Malcolm X, as they jubilate over Clay’s surprise title win over Sonny Liston in a hotel room in Miami in the year 1964 in February.
One Night in Miami had its world premiere on the 7th of September, in the year 2020 at the Venice Film Festival. And it was the first movie to be directed by an African-American woman to be chosen in the history of the festival. The film got a whole lot of positive reviews, together with critics praising King’s direction, the performances, as well as the writing.
However, the film is scheduled to be released on the 25th of December, 2020 in a limited release. Together with digital streaming on the 15th of January, next year, which is 2021 on Prime Video.
Director: Regina King
Producer: Jess Wu Calder, Jody Klein, and Keith Calder
Screenplay: Kemp Powers
Based on: One Night in Miami by Kemp Powers
Music: Terence Blanchard
Cinematographer: Tami Reiker
Editor: Tariq Anwar
Production companies: Snoot Entertainment ABKCO
Distributor: Amazon Studios
Release Date: One Night in Miami is scheduled to be released on the 25th of December, 2020 in the United States.
Running time: 1 hour 50 minutes, which is approximately 110 minutes
Country: United States
Language: English Language
One Night in Miami Cast
The cast in One Night in Miami include:
- Kingsley Ben-Adir as Malcolm X
- Aldis Hodge as Jim Brown
- Eli Goree as Cassius Clay
- Lance Reddick as Brother Kareem
- Leslie Odom Jr. as Sam Cooke
- Michael Imperioli as Angelo Dundee
- Nicolette Robinson as Barbara Cooke
- Joaquina Kalukango as Betty Shabaz
- Beau Bridges as Mr. Carlton
- Amondre D. Jackson as L.C. Cooke
- Jerome A. Wilson as Elijah Muhammad
- Christian Magby as Jamaal
- Aaron D. Alexander as Sonny Liston
- Christopher Gorham as Johnny Carson
- Lawrence Gilliard Jr. as Bundini Brown
- Jeremy Pope as Jackie Wilson
One Night in Miami by Kemp Powers
In the year 2019, in July, it was disclosed that Regina King would be the director of the film. And as well serve as an executive producer, from a screenplay by Kemp Powers based on his stage play of the same name. Moreover, in January 2020, it was made known that Eli Goree, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Lesli Odom Jr, Aldi Hodge.
As well as Lance Reddick had been included in the cast of the film. Furthermore, Principal photography started in January 2020, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Also, in September 2020, Leslie Odom Jr. said that he had co-written the main song for the film, “Speak Now”, together with Sam Ashworth (Nashville songwriter).
One Night in Miami Release Date
One Night in Miami is scheduled to be released on the 25th of December, 2020 in a limited release. Followed by streaming on the 15th of January 2021 on Prime Video.