Posted by | Ray Cornelius

BET and Relativity Media have release an exclusive trailer for the new film by Love and Basketball  director Gina Prince-Bythewood. The project is called Beyond the Lights  and stars BELLE  actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw and PRIDE  hunk Nate Parker.

Previously known as Blackbird,  Beyond the Lights  tells the story of story of Noni Jean, a hot new artist who has just won a Grammy and is primed for stardom. But the pressures of success compel her to nearly end her life until she is saved by a young police officer. They fall hard for each other, despite the protests of their parents who want each to focus on their own career ambitions. But he might be the missing piece to unlock her artistic potential.  The film also stars acting vets Danny Glover and Minnie Driver.

Check out these FIRST LOOK images below and click here to see the trailer:




Beyond the Lights will be released by Relativity on November 14 and will make its television debut on BET.


Photo Credits:  Suzanne Tenner