'The Photograph' Trailer: Issa Rae And Lakeith Stanfield Headline Black Romance Drama

November 1st 2019

Universal has released the trailer for romance drama The Photograph, written and directed by Stella Meghie and produced by Will Packer.

The film has a sprawling ensemble cast led by Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield.

Also starring in the film are Chanté Adams, Y'lan Noel, Chelsea Peretti, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Jasmine Cephas Jones, Lil Rel Howery, Teyonah Parris, Rob Morgan, Courtney B. Vance and Kingsley Ben-Adir.

The official description:  When famed photographer Christina Eames unexpectedly dies, she leaves her estranged daughter Mae Morton (Rae) hurt, angry and full of questions. When a photograph tucked away in a safe-deposit box is found, Mae finds herself on a journey delving into her mother’s early life and ignites a powerful, unexpected romance with a rising-star journalist, Michael Block (Stanfield). From writer-director Stella Meghie from her original screenplay comes a sweeping love story about forgiveness and finding the courage to seek the truth, no matter where it may lead you.

James Lopez is also a producer. The film is executive produced by Meghie, Erika Hampson and Rae. The film hits theaters on February 14, 2020.

Find out what we learned on the set of The Photograph here. 

Watch the trailer below:

READ MORE:

Black Romance In Film Makes A Glorious Return On The Set Of 'The Photograph'

Photo: Universal 

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by Trey Mangum on November 1st 2019

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