Chevalier starring Kelvin Harrison Jr., Minnie Driver, Samara Weaving, Lucy Boynton, and Alex FitzAlan to premiere at the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival, which will be held on this September. The film is a biopic of Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, the son of a slave and a plantation owner, who rises to heights in French society as a composer. check out the new image below.
Chevalier is directed by Stephen Williams from a script written by Stefani Robinson. The film stars Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Samara Weaving as Marie-Josephine, Lucy Boynton as Marie Antoinette, Minnie Driver as La Guimard, and Alex Fitzalan as Philippe.
The plot follows, “The rise and downfall of Chevalier de Saint-Georges, a French-Caribbean violinist and composer (sometimes referred to by the demeaning nickname “Black Mozart”) who rose to fame through his musical prodigy. But after falling out with Marie Antoinette and complicated love life, Saint-Georges finds himself falling down a French society he was once at the top of.”
Chevalier Release Date:
Chevalier is scheduled to be released in theaters on August 23, 2022.
Produced by Stefani Robinson, Dianne McGunigle, Ed Guiney, and Andrew Lowe. The film is distributed by Searchlight Pictures.