Jay Z is on to something. An all-Black western movie? We can’t wait. Super Heavy Hitters Regina King, and Idris Elba are signed onto the project.
Jay Z Bringing Us An All-Black Western, Y’all
So what is this film all about? The Harder They Fall is a revenge story that centers around Major’s character, Nat Love, who finds out that the man who killed his parents, played by Idris Elba, is getting out of prison. This upcoming western is produced by Jay Z, along with James Lassiter, Lawrence Bender, and Samuel Yakin.
Idris Elba was signed onto the project, now other big stars, including Oscar-winner Regina King are on board. Here’s the rundown right now –
- Idris Elba
- Johnathan Majors
- Regina King
- Lakeith Stanfield
- Zazie Beetz
- Delroy Lindo
Billed as an all-Black Western, the film is to be directed by Jeymes Samuel (aka The Bullitts) as reported by The Source.
We down for this one.