Released Date
April 24, 2009
Distributor
DreamWorks
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$31,720,158 + $6,612,836 = $38,332,994
56

Robert Downey Jr.

as Steve Lopez

53

Jamie Foxx

as Nathaniel Ayers

54

Tom Hollander

as Graham Claydon

53

Rachael Harris

as Leslie Bloom

1977-2017

Nelsan Ellis

as David Carter

62

Catherine Keener

as Mary Weston

61

Lorraine Toussaint

as Flo Ayers

69

Stephen Root

as Curt Reynolds

57

Lisa Gay Hamilton

as Jennifer

About The Soloist

A newspaper journalist discovers a homeless musical genius and tries to improve his situation.

About

A homeless, Juilliard-trained musician diagnosed with schizophrenia is befriended by a Los Angeles journalist looking for a new article to write.

Trivia

The movie is based on Steve Lopez's book The Soloist: A Lost Dream, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music.