My Life in Idlewild
With the world wondering if the fan favorite duo will every get back together on a musical level, the mystery wil l forever be there and they will have to wait just a little while longer. The superstar rap group OUTKAST is set to play in the new film called “IDLEWILD”.
IDLEWILD is set against the backdrop of a 1930s southern speakeasy, Percival, a shy piano player, and Rooster, the club’s showy lead performer and manager, struggle to keep their dreams alive.
This 120 minutes drama/ musical are just another addition to the long list of credits for the two band members, Andre “3000” Benjamin and Antwan “Big Boi” Patton. Just recently the two have been credited for two movies that has done well in the box office, “ATL” and “FOUR BROTHERS.”
Idlewild, as seen in the trailer, has no chance to be an idle movie because of the continuous singing and overwhelming excitement that this movies offers.
The film will be under the eye of acclaimed director of the movie “ATL” Bryan Barber. Barber was a former video producer that has his hands in the film world now and is taking a vision and adding the talented duo of OUTKAST.
Accompanying the group, actors like Faizon Love, Paula Jai Parker and Paula Patton have joined in on the maturation of elevating this project.
Adding credibility to the film there is a viewing of Academy Award Nominee Terrece Howard in this film as well.
This R-rated film for violence, sexuality, nudity and language was filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina and distributed by Universal Pictures Distribution.
Set to release on August 25th, 2006 by HBO films check your local listings for a theater near you.
Written By: PJ Jackson Jr.