Released Date
March 23, 2018
Genre
Drama
Rating
TV-MA
50

Nia Long

as Peggy

47

Mahershala Ali

as Cross

1977-2017

Nelsan Ellis

as Shanté's teacher

26

Chante Adams

as Roxanne Shanté

21

Tremaine Brown Jr.

as Nasir

27

Shenell Edmonds

as Ranita

About Roxanne Roxanne

About

Teenager Lolita "Roxanne Shante" Gooden is an MC on the way to becoming a hip hop legend who must also defend herself on the dangerous streets of the Queensbridge Projects in New York City. 

Trivia

The film was screened in the U.S. Dramatic Competition section of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, and would later be distributed by Netflix.