Netflix has dropped the first look images for its upcoming Tyler Perry film, A Jazzman’s Blues, which is a passion project that’s been in the works for almost three decades.
Here is the official synopsis of the upcoming drama from Tyler Perry:
A sweeping tale of forbidden love, A JAZZMAN’S BLUES unspools forty years of secrets and lies soundtracked by juke joint blues in the deep South. Written, directed and produced by Perry, the film stars Joshua Boone and Solea Pfeiffer as star-crossed lovers Bayou and Leanne.
The film also stars Amirah Vann, Austin Scott, Milauna Jemai Jackson, Brent Antonello, Brad Benedict, Kario Marcel, Lana Young and Ryan Eggold.
A Jazzman’s Blues features an original song performed by Ruth B., songs arranged and produced by multi-Grammy winner & two-time Academy Award nominee Terence Blanchard, music by Aaron Zigman and choreography by Debbie Allen.
The film will premiere Sept. 23 on Netflix.