The first look trailer has arrived for ‘The United States vs. Billie Holiday.’
Directed by Lee Daniels and anchored by Andra Day in the lead role, the film follows iconic Jazz singer Holiday during her career as she is targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by Black Federal Agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a roller coaster affair.
Hotly anticipated, the movie – which also stars Trevante Rhodes – premieres February 26 on Hulu. It’s also set for UK release; details of which are expected imminently.
Ahead of the film’s arrival, watch the trailer below…
Wow. That was breathtaking. Suffice to say, it figures why there is already Oscar buzz.
We’ll most certainly be tuned in. Will you?