If Beale Street Could Talk is a 2018 American romantic drama film directed by Barry Jenkins. The cast of the film consists of KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, Ed Skrein, Brian Tyree Henry, and Regina King.
Plot[edit | edit source]
In early 1970s Harlem, daughter and wife-to-be Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the nickname Fonny. Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit.
Cast[edit | edit source]
- KiKi Layne as Clementine Rivers
- Stephan James as Alonzo Hunt
- Colman Domingo as Joseph Rivers
- Teyonah Parris as Ernestine Rivers
- Michael Beach as Frank Hunt
- Dave Franco as Levy
- Diego Luna as Pedrocito
- Pedro Pasal as Pietro Alvarez
- Ed Skrein as Officer Bell
- Brian Tyree Henry as Daniel Carty
- Regina King as Sharon Rivers