40

Leslie Odom Jr.

as Sam Cooke

33

Nicolette Robinson

as Barbara Cooke

35

Aldis Hodge

as Jim Brown

79

Beau Bridges

as Mr. Carlton

55

Michael Imperioli

as Angelo Dundee

58

Lance Reddick

as Brother Kareem

35

Emily Bridges

 

About One Night in Miami

About

Fictional retelling of a night in February of 1964 when African American leaders Muhammad AliMalcolm XSam Cooke, and Jim Brown gathered to discuss their responsibility to the Civil Rights Movement. The film was directed by Regina King.

Trivia

Filming took place in and around New Orleans, Louisiana. Actor Leslie Odom Jr., who plays Sam Cooke in the film, co-wrote the song "Speak Now" for the picture.