We’re going back to the ‘20s. The upcoming film, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom features Viola Davis as the “Mother of Blues,” Ma Rainey.

In addition, Viewers will get a chance to see Chadwick Boseman portray Levee as he is determined to stake his own claim on the music industry.

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The film is an adaption from two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, August Wilson.

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom is directed by George C. Wolfe and produced by Denzel Washington and Todd Black.

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom hits Netflix on December 18, 2020. See the first official trailer below!

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