The Josephine Baker Story

The Josephine Baker Story

Lynn Whitfield
Director: Brian Gibson Cast: Lynn Whitfield
Lynn Whitfield
, Ruben Blades
Ruben Blades
, David Dukes
David Dukes
Brian Gibson

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Brian Gibson's made-for-cable biography of the famed singer Josephine Baker stars Lynn Whitfield as the black American who found stardom and scandal as the toast of the Paris night-life during the 1920s and '30s.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/17/2012
UPC: 0883929215515
Original Release: 1990
Rating: R
Source: Hbo Home Video
Region Code: A
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Time: 2:11:00

Special Features

Audio commentary with Lynn Whitfield, writer Ron Hutchinson and associate producer Alisa Taylor

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Lynn Whitfield Josephine Baker
Rubén Blades Count Guiseppe Pepito Abatino
David Dukes Jo Boullion
Craig T. Nelson Walter Winchell
Louis Gossett Sidney Williams
Vivian Bonnell Josephine's Mother
Paula Jean Brown Amateur Female Singer
Marie Carter Hotel Maid
Zoltan Gera Folies Bergeres Producer
Deborah Javor American Woman at Party
Peter Kertesz Casablanca Doctor
Robert Lesser Copa City Manager
Pierre Magny Poul Colin
Andras Marton Pepito's Doctor
Mayah McCoy Josephine -Age 8
Eartha Robinson Female Singer
Dean Tschetter New York Critic
Kene Holliday Sidney Bechet

Technical Credits
Brian Gibson Director
Ralph Burns Score Composer
Georges Delerue Score Composer
Maria Hruby Costumes/Costume Designer
Ron Hutchinson Screenwriter
John Kemeny Producer
Elemer Ragalyi Cinematographer
Jozsef Romvari Production Designer

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