Black Nativity

Black Nativity

Title: Black Nativity

Release: 2013

Rating: 4.5

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 93

Genre: Action,Drama,Family,Music,Musical

Black Nativity

Release 2013
Rating 4.5
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 93
Genre Action,Drama,Family,Music,Musical



In a contemporary adaptation of Langston Hughes' celebrated play, the holiday musical drama BLACK NATIVITY follows Langston (Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore raised by a single mother, as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and Aretha Cobbs (Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett). Unwilling to live by the imposing Reverend Cobbs' rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson). Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey and along with his new friends, and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.

Director :

Kasi Lemmons

Writer :

Langston Hughes (based on the play by), Kasi Lemmons (written for the screen by)

Actors :

... Reverend Cornell Cobbs

... Aretha Cobbs

... Loot / Tyson

... Langston

... Platinum Fro

... Street Prophet (Isaiah)