The upcoming movie Get On Up tells the life story of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. Chadwick Boseman, who portrayed Jackie Robinson in the movie 42 , plays James Brown. The movie is the follow-up to director Tate Taylor's Oscar-winning film The Help , and follows the life of James Brown, from a rough childhood to his place as a cultural and musical icon. Get On Up also stars Dan Aykroyd, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer, opening in theaters August 1st. Members in our live studio audience went home with a pair of free passes to an advanced screening!
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