Netflix has officially announced the release date for its ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, featuring deceased actor, Chadwick Boseman.
The upcoming film is an adaptation of August Wilson’s 1984 play of the same name.
Ma RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM, was Chadwick Boseman’s last before he passed on, after battling with colon cancer for four years.
It will premiere on Netflix on December 18, 2020.
The movie was written by Ruben Santiago-Hudson and directed by George C. Wolfe. It follows the story of Ma Rainey (Davies), a Southern singer, and her trumpeter Levee (Boseman) as they navigate the music industry in 1920’s Chicago.