Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nate Parker and Minnie Driver star in the music industry drama Beyond the Lights, formerly titled Blackbird. Watch the movie trailer and view the movie photos and poster for Beyond the Lights below. Noni (Mbatha-Raw star of ‘Belle’), a talented young musician on the brink of super stardom struggles with the pressure of her new-found success – until she meets Kaz (Parker), a promising young cop and aspiring politician who’s been assigned to her detail.
Release Date: November 14, 2014
Studio: Relativity Media
Genre: Drama, Music
Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Screenwriter: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Cast: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nate Parker, Minnie Driver, Colson “MGK” Baker, Danny Glover, Aml Ameen
Running Time: 1 hr. 56 min.
MPAA Rating: (PG-13) for sexual content including suggestive gestures, partial nudity, language and thematic elements.
Beyond the Lights official website: FB.com/BeyondTheLightsMovie
BEYOND THE LIGHTS is the story of Noni, a hot new award-winning artist who is primed for superstardom. But not all is what it seems, and the pressures cause Noni to nearly fall apart – until she meets Kaz Nicol, a promising young cop and aspiring politician who’s been assigned to her detail. Drawn to each other, Noni and Kaz fall fast and hard, despite the protests of those around them to put their career ambitions ahead of their romance. But it is ultimately Kaz’s love that gives Noni the courage to find her own voice and break free to become the artist she was meant to be.