Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

Yesterday we posted FIRST LOOK photos of Jill Scott, Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis in the James Brown biopic, Get On Up.  Today, the first trailer of the movie has been released and it looks like it’s going to be the musical event of the year!

As previously reported, Get on Up  is based on the incredible life story of the Brown. It gives a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

The film features an all-star cast including 42‘s Chadwick Boseman, Keith Robinson, Ralph Tresvant, Tika Sumpter, Jill Scott, Dan Aykroyd, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Viola Davis, Craig Robinson and more.

Check it out below:

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