Entertainment, Film and Music
Red Tails Star-Studded Premiere – A soaring success!
Red Tails premiere saw movie aficionados gather together at The Mayfair hotel to enjoy the most anticipated thrilling action-packed film with the most realistic dogfights. CUBA GOODING JR, DAVID OYELOWO, Director ANTHONY HEMINGWAY and Producer RICK McCALLUM attended the Gala screening of RED TAILS along with World War II RAF veterans Allan Charles Wilmot and Neil Flannagan.
Also in attendance were Kanya King MBE (founder of Mobo Awards), La Charne Jolly (Holby City), Rudolph Walker (Patrick- Eastenders), Aml Ameen (The Bill), Andy Akinwolere (TV presenter), Michael Maris (The Bill, Law and Order, Anuvahood), Ashley Chin (The Walking Dead, Law and Order, Anuvahood), Shanika Warren-Markland (4,3,2,1, Kidulthood, Adulthood).
The much anticipated George Lucas project will be released in the UK and Ireland by Momentum Pictures on June 6th, the 68th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Inspired by the true story of World War II’s first African American fighter squadron.
Executive Produced by George Lucas, Produced by Rick McCallum and Charles Floyd Johnson, Written by John Ridley (THREE KINGS) and Aaron McGruder (THE BOONDOCKS) and Directed by Anthony Hemingway (THE WIRE), RED TAILS tells the tale of the heroic 332nd fighter group of the U.S. Army Air Corps who overcame racial discrimination to become one of the most distinguished squadrons in World War II.
Starring Academy Award® winner Cuba Gooding Jr (JERRY MAGUIRE), Academy Award nominee Terrence Howard (IRON MAN), Nate Parker (THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES), David Oyelowo (RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES, SPOOKS) and Grammy Award winning singer Ne-Yo (BATTLE LOS ANGELES.)