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Starring Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis and Jill Scott, Get On Up gives fans the evolution of the Godfather of Soul. 

Dominique Hobdy
Mar, 14, 2014

The Godfather of Soul gets the big screen treatment this summer, thanks to Get On Up, starring Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Jil Scott, and Octavia Spencer. The star-studded biopic follows Brown's rise from from humble beginnings to the big stage, and everywhere in between. 

The film hits theaters August 1, catch a glimpse of the action above.