Released Date
February 12, 1988
Distributor
Columbia Pictures
Genre
Musical
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$14,545,844 + $0 = $14,545,844
53

Tisha Campbell-Martin

as Jane Toussaint

63

Giancarlo Esposito

as Julian Eaves

1953-2016

Bill Nunn

as Grady

1917-2005

Ossie Davis

as Coach Odom

79

Art Evans

as Cedar Cloud

1919-1996

Joe Seneca

as President McPherson

About School Daze

A not so popular young man wants to pledge to a popular fraternity at his historically black college.

About

At the historically black Mission College, an unpopular man wants to pledge a popular fraternity. The film deals with topics such as colorism and hair texture biases within the African-American community. 

Trivia

Spike Lee wrote, produced, and directed the film. The film marked the first studio-funded musical directed by a black man.