A Night in Miami is a fictional story of an incredible night in which icons Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown came together to discuss their roles in the civil rights movement and cultural upheaval of the 1960s.
Regina King Writer:
Kemp Powers Stars (Writers):
Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge | “One Night in Miami” takes place the night of February 25, 1964, following the brave young Cassius Clay as he leaves the Miami Beach Convention Center in search of a new heavyweight world champion. Against all odds, he beat Sonny Liston and shocked the sports world. When a crowd shows up to celebrate a game in Miami Beach, Clay, who cannot stay on the island due to Jim Crow segregation laws, spends the night at the Hampton House Motel in Miami’s African-American Overtown, celebrating. with three of his closest friends: Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown. During this historic night, these icons, each representing the black pre-power movement and feeling the social pressure of their questioned fame, shared their thoughts on their responsibilities as influencers, standing up, defending their rights and bringing the state to power. of all black people for equality and empowerment. . The next morning …