Native Son

Native Son Trailers

Original title Native Son
Category Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2019
Production Country
Directors Rashid Johnson
Cast Ashton Sanders, Margaret Qualley, Nick Robinson, Kiki Layne, Bill Camp, Sanaa Lathan, Elizabeth Marvel, David Alan Grier, Lamar Johnson, Jerod Haynes, Aaron Moten, Stephen Henderson, Barbara Sukowa, Ashleigh Morghan, Dontez James
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Synopsis

Based on the classic novel by Richard Wright, this HBO Films production tells the story of Bigger Thomas (Ashton Sanders), a young African-American living in Chicago who is hired as a chauffeur for affluent businessman Will Dalton (Bill Camp, Emmy(R)-nominee for HBO’s "The Night Of"). As Thomas enters this seductive new world of money and power--including a precarious relationship with Dalton’s daughter, Mary (Margaret Qualley, HBO's "The Leftovers")--he faces unforeseen choices and perilous circumstances that will alter the course of his life forever. The cast also includes Nick Robinson, KiKi Layne, Elizabeth Marvel, David Alan Grier and Sanaa Lathan.