Exclusive Poster To ‘The North Star’ Starring Former NFL Player Jeremiah Trotter

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Exclusive Poster To ‘The North Star’ Starring Former NFL Player Jeremiah Trotter
Posted by Wilson Morales

January 7, 2016

North Star poster

Blackfilm.com has been provided with an exclusive look at the poster to writer/director Thomas K. Phillips’ feature film THE NORTH STAR.

Starring Jeremiah Trotter, Thomas C. Bartley, Jr., Lynn Whitfield, Keith David, John Diehl, and Clifton Powell, THE NORTH STAR will released by RLJ Entertainment on DVD, Digital HD on Blu-ray on March 1, 2016.

THE NORTH STAR is the story of BENJAMIN “BIG BEN” JONES (Jeremiah Trotter) and MOSES HOPKINS (Thomas C. Bartley Jr.), two slaves who escaped from a Virginia plantation and made their way to freedom in Buckingham, Pennsylvania in 1849. THE NORTH STAR is the first film from Doylestown, PA native Thomas K. Phillips. It tells an uplifting and inspiring story of people from different races and backgrounds coming together to triumph over slavery.

The North Star Jeremiah Trotter

In addition to Trotter and Bartley, cast members for THE NORTH STAR include Clifton Powell (Ray) Lynn Whitfield (HBO’s Josephine Baker Story), John Diehl (Jurassic Park III), Keith David (Platoon), Christopher Mann (“The Wire”) and April Woodall (Broadway actress and vocalist).

THE NORTH STAR’s original score was composed and performed by Grammy Award winner Ramsey Lewis with his son Frayne Lewis. American Idol finalist Jermaine Jones is featured on two tracks.

 


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