Chadwick Boseman & Tate Taylor host advanced screening for 'Get On Up' in Atlanta

by - Sunday, July 27, 2014

On Friday July 25th, Chadwick Boseman and Tate Taylor director of Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment’s GET ON UP  hosted an advance screening of the upcoming drama to benefit the Brown Family Foundation charity.

In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42’s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in GET ON UP. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century. Boseman is joined in the drama by Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd, Viola Davis, Craig Robinson, Octavia Spencer, Lennie James, Tika Sumpter and Jill Scott.

GET ON UP arrives in theaters nationwide on August 1, 2014.

Actress Jasmine Guy

Actor Atkins Estimond who plays 'Big Junior' in GET ON UP

Family of James Brown posing with Director Tate Taylor and Chadwick Boseman

Actor Clyde Jones who plays 'Daddy Grace' in GET ON UP

Award Winning Actress Octavia Spencer who plays "Aunt Honey' in GET ON UP

Daughter of James Brown-- Dr Yamma Brown and DJ

Jennifer Holiday
I was able to ask Octavia Spencer & Chadwick Boseman some questions on the Red Carpet check it out below:

Photo Credit: Robin Lori 

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