Watch the trailer for the Jackie Robinson biopic 42
Watch the Trailer for the Jackie Robinson Biopic 42
Posted by Wilson Morales
September 21, 2012
Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures have released the first trailer for ’42,’ the Jackie Robinson biopic that opens April 12, 2013.
Chadwick Boseman plays the famed second baseman for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Robinson was the heroic African American who was the first man to break the color line in the big leagues. Harrison Ford plays team general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who first signed baseball great Jackie Robinson to the minors and then helped to bring him up to the show. The film also stars Nicole Beharie (“Shame”) as Rachel Isum, who would become Robinson’s wife
42 is written and directed by Brian Helgeland.