The Sun Is Also a Star

Release May 17, 2019 (Wide)
Cast Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton, Gbenga Akinnagbe
Director Ry Russo-Young
Writer Tracy Oliver
Genres Drama, Romance
Studio Warner Bros. Pictures
Length 120 mins.


Two high school seniors — Jamaican American Natasha Kingsley (Yara Shahidi) and Korean American Daniel Bae (Charles Melton) — meet on a crowded New York City street during a particularly eventful time in both of their lives.

Daniel is on his way to an interview with a Yale alum, while Natasha is meeting with a lawyer to try and prevent her family's deportation to Jamaica.

Based on the novel by Nicola Yoon.

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