Black Nativity

Release November 27, 2013 (Wide)
Cast Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Hudson, Angela Bassett, Jacob Latimore, Mary J. Blige, Tyrese Gibson
Director Kasi Lemmons
Writer Kasi Lemmons, Langston Hughes
Genres Musical, Drama
Studio Fox Searchlight Pictures
Length 93 mins.


A street-wise teen Baltimore who was raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend Christmas with his estranged relatives, Reverend Cornell Cobbs (Forest Whitaker) and Aretha Cobbs (Angela Bassett).
Frustrated by the Reverend's strict rules, the teen decides he wants to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson), but with a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.

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