The Photograph

In Theaters February 14, 2020

Movie poster

The Photograph

In Theaters February 14, 2020

On Valentine’s Day, Issa Rae (HBO’s Insecure, Little) and LaKeith Stanfield (FX's Atlanta, Sorry to Bother You) connect in a romance where a woman must learn from the secrets in her mother’s past if she is to move forward and allow herself to love and be loved.

When famed photographer Christina Eames unexpectedly dies, she leaves her estranged daughter Mae Morton (Rae) hurt, angry and full of questions. When a photograph tucked away in a safe-deposit box is found, Mae finds herself on a journey delving into her mother’s early life and ignites a powerful, unexpected romance with a rising-star journalist, Michael Block (Stanfield).

From writer-director Stella Meghie (The Weekend, Jean of the Joneses) from her original screenplay comes a sweeping love story about forgiveness and finding the courage to seek the truth, no matter where it may lead you.

The Photograph is produced by Will Packer, blockbuster producer of Girls Trip, the Ride Along franchise, and ten movies that have opened No. 1 at the U.S. box office, including Night School, No Good Deed and Think Like a Man, and by James Lopez, president of Will Packer Productions. The film is executive produced by Meghie, Erika Hampson (co-producer Late Night, Life Itself) and Rae.

The film also stars Chanté Adams (Roxanne Roxanne) as Mae’s young mother Christina, Y’lan Noel (HBO’s Insecure) as Christina’s secret love, and Rob Morgan (Mudbound) as Isaac Jefferson, a New Orleans fisherman with a mysterious connection to Mae’s mother.

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Cast & Crew

Cast

Issa Rae, Lakeith Stanfield, Chanté Adams, Y'Lan Noel, Rob Morgan, Lil Rel Howery, and Courtney B. Vance

director

Stella Meghie

writer

Stella Meghie

Producers

Will Packer, James Lopez

Executive Producers

Stella Meghie, Erika Hampson, Issa Rae

Cast & Crew

Cast

Issa Rae, Lakeith Stanfield, Chanté Adams, Y'Lan Noel, Rob Morgan, Lil Rel Howery, and Courtney B. Vance

director

Stella Meghie

writer

Stella Meghie

Producers

Will Packer, James Lopez

Executive Producers

Stella Meghie, Erika Hampson, Issa Rae

Poster

The Photograph - Poster 1