Get On Up! The Trailer For James Brown’s Biopic Is Here

Movies & TV

By: Adelle Platon / May 21, 2014

Chadwick Boseman is ready to hit another home run on the big screen. The 42 star returns in the James Brown biopic Get On Up (Universal Pictures), detailing the life and times of the Godfather of Soul. The Tate Tyler-directed film also stars Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James, Tika Sumpter, Jill Scott and Dan Aykroyd. Get down with the trailer above before it hits theaters Aug. 1.