- General info
In a contemporary adaptation of Langston Hughes’ celebrated play, the holiday musical drama 'Black Nativity' follows Langston (Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore raised by a single mother, as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and Aretha Cobbs (Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett). Unwilling to live by the imposing Reverend Cobbs’ rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson). Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey and along with new friends, and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.
- Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Tyrese Gibson, Jacob Latimore, Mary J. Blige, Nas, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Luke James, Grace Gibson, Rotimi, J. Mallory-McCree, Henry Hunter Hall, Michael Dale, Doug Willen, Sorika Horng, Jason Samuels Smith, C. Kelly Wright, Braille Diaz, Roz Beauty
- Kasi Lemmons
- William Horberg, T.D. Jakes, Galt Niederhoffer, Celine Rattray, Trudie Styler
- Langston Hughes, Kasi Lemmons
- Drama, Music & Musicals
- Release Date:
- Not released
- Run Time:
- 93 minutes
- Aspect Ratio:
- Widescreen 2.35:1
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