Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama | 2019 (USA)
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When Hollywood shuts him out, multi-talented Rudy Ray Moore strikes out on his own to make the blaxploitation film Dolemite (1975).

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Craig Brewer
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Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Updated: 11 September 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Eddie Murphy ... Rudy Ray Moore
London Worthy ... L.A. pedestrian
Wesley Snipes ... D'Urville Martin
Keegan-Michael Key ... Jerry Jones
Chelsea Gilson ... Carrie Mills
Kodi Smit-McPhee ... Nick
Chris Rock
Craig Robinson ... Ben Taylor
Jamaal Lewis ... Dolphin Records Man
Snoop Dogg
Tituss Burgess ... Theodore Toney
Mike Epps ... Jimmy Lynch
Da'Vine Joy Randolph ... Lady Reed
T.I.
Luenell ... Aunt
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When Hollywood shuts him out, multi-talented Rudy Ray Moore strikes out on his own to make the blaxploitation film Dolemite (1975).

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Rated R for pervasive language, crude sexual content, and graphic nudity | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

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Color

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2:1
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Both Wesley Snipes and Eddie Murphy have appeared in a Michael Jackson music video. Wesley appeared in 'Bad' in 1987 and Eddie appeared in 'Remember the Time' in 1992. See more »

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Lady Reed: [to Rudy Ray] I'm so grateful for what you did for me, cause I'd never seen nobody that looks like me up there on that big screen.
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