G (2002 film)

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G
G poster
Promotional poster
Directed by Christopher Scott Cherot
Produced by Judd Landon
Andrew Lauren
Written by Andrew Lauren
Charles E. Drew, Jr.
Starring Richard T. Jones
Blair Underwood
Chenoa Maxwell
Andre Royo
Music by Bill Conti
Cinematography Horacio Marquínez
Edited by Robert M. Reitano
Release dates
May 10, 2002 (2002-05-10) (Tribeca Film Festival)
October 28, 2005 (2005-10-28) (Theatrical in the USA)
Running time
97 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $3,020,784

G is a 2002 American drama film directed by Christopher Scott Cherot. It is loosely based on the novel The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

The title character, "G", played by Richard T. Jones, is a Hip-hop music mogul who is looking to win back the love of his life, Sky (based on the character Daisy Buchanan from the original novel).

Cast[edit]

Richard T. Jones as Summer G
Blair Underwood as Chip Hightower
Chenoa Maxwell as Sky Hightower
Andre Royo as Tre
Andrew Lauren as Adam Gordon
Laz Alonso as Craig Lewis
Lalanya Masters as Nicole Marshall
Nicoyo Banks as B. Mo Smoov
Jillian Lindsey as Daizy Duke
Sonja Sohn as Shelly

Release[edit]

G made its worldwide premiere on May 10, 2002 at the Tribeca Film Festival in USA. It made its theatrical premiere on October 28, 2005 in the US, more than 3 years from its initial premiere. Since then, it has been released on DVD in Spain, Iceland, and Hungary.

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