The UK release of Tate Taylor’s James Brown biopic Get On Up, starring newest Marvel recruit Chadwick Boseman, has been announced by Universal Pictures UK.
Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, Get On Up gives a fearless look inside the music, moves, and moods of James Brown (Boseman), taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.
Nelsan Ellis, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Lennie James and Dan Aykroyd co-star in the film, which will be available from March 30th.
In addition to the standard Blu-ray and DVD releases, Zavvi has announced that a limited edition steelbook Blu-ray will be available.
–Full Song Performances (Out of Sight, Steal Away (Steal Away to Jesus))
–Extended Song Performances
–Long Journey to the Screen
–Chadwick Boseman: Meet Mr. James Brown
–The Get On Up Family
–On Stage with the Hardest Working Man
–The Founding Father of Funk
–Tate Taylor’s Master Class
–Feature Commentary with Director/Producer Tate Taylor
Pre-order Get On Up in the UK here and the US here.