By: Denishea Bright
Selma was originally released on Christmas Day of 2014, but will be re-released in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s march from Montgomery to Selma, AL in 1965. So check out the film if you haven’t done so in theaters nationwide starting Friday March 20th!
The film was written by Paul Webb and directed by Ava DuVernay.
Selma has an all-star cast of David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Tessa Thompson, Giovanni Ribisi, Wendell Pierce, Common, Cuba Gooding Jr., Tim Roth, Oprah Winfrey, Martin Sheen, Trai Byers, Niecy Nash and many more.