Lucasfilm Ltd. has released the first image from Red Tails, which you can see above. Red Tails is described as A high-flying action epic inspired by the heroic exploits of the first all African-American aerial combat unit (the Tuskegee Airmen who fought in World War II).
The Lucasfilm Ltd. production of Red Tails will launch on January 20, 2012, released by Twentieth Century Fox. The film will be directed by Anthony Hemingway (Treme, The Wire, Battlestar Galactica). The cast includes Terrence Howard, Cuba Gooding Jr, Bryan Cranston, David Oyelowo, Tristan Wilds, Method Man, Ne-Yo and more.