Alvin Ailey Movie

Status: Pre-Production As of June 12, 2019

Pre-Production: Key talent and film crew being hired; budgeting, preparing and planning of production schedule; approving final shooting script.

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Alvin Ailey

TBA | Biography Dance

A biopic about iconic choreographer Alvin Ailey.

U.S. Release Date

Alvin Ailey release date is set for To Be Announced (TBA)


Rachel Cohen
Jana Edelbaum
Alicia Keys
Judy Kinberg
Susan Lewis

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Directed by

Barry Jenkins


Julian Breece


Rating MPAA

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Biopic about Alvin Ailey who founded the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City in 1958 and helped popularize modern dance.

Trivia & Production Notes

  • True story and also based on Jennifer Dunning’s biography “Alvin Ailey: A Life in Dance.”

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