Get on Up (2014)
Get On Up (2014) based story about an extraordinary life journey of ‘The Godfather of Soul”, James Brown. The movie Get On Up will spectacle James Brown fearless in the music, moves and mood in the show, and bringing the audience to watch his journey from childhood to the evolution of the poor becoming one of the most iconic figures in the music of world in the 20 century.
After a successful debut as a film director of The Help, director Tate Taylor now working on the biopic of singer James Brown titled Get On Up (2014). Among his many film scripts sent to him, he chose the story of a singer who is known as The Godfather of Soul’s. It states “As I explore and discover many things about James Brown, both good and bad, I love the reason why it is often so bad and also when he is so good,” Taylor said by way of cited by Entertainment Weekly.
According to Taylor, James Brown never ceased to find himself to exist, so that he is able to change the world of music.
Taylor chose newcomer star that played in the movie 42, Chadwick Boseman, to play James Brown in Get on up (2014). Boseman previously also portray the legendary baseball player Jackie Robinson in biopic 42. For scenes of singing and music, Taylor uses a mixture Sound of Boseman and combines it with the original sound of James Brown.
Besides Boseman, the actress who played in The Help, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer will also be playing in Get on Up (2014) as the mother, and aunt James Brown who manages a brothel. Singer Jill Scott plays the wife of James Brown, Edie. Watch Get on Up (2014) full movie is running shooting in Mississippi and is scheduled to hit plays on August 1, 2014.
Here are the cast of Get on up (2014).
Chadwick Boseman – James Brown
Nelsan Ellis – Bobby Byrd
Jill Scott – Deidre “Dee-Dee” Jenkins
Tika Sumpter – Yvonne Fair
Viola Davis – Susie Brown
Octavia Spencer – Aunt Honey
Keith Robinson – Baby Roy
Lennie James – Joseph “Joe” James
James DuMont – Corporal Dooley
Dan Aykroyd – Ben Bart
Nick Eversman – Mick Jagger