A Huey P. Newton Story 20 years old

A Huey P. Newton Story is a 2001 film directed by Spike Lee. It is a filmed performance of Roger Guenveur Smith's one-man show of the same name. Smith sits in a chair on a stage and tells about the past, mostly dealing with Huey P. Newton's life and times.

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A Huey P. Newton Story Cast

Name Character
Roger Guenveur Smith He was 45, now 66 years old as Huey P. Newton
Marlon Brando He was 77, 80 years old when he died
Orson Welles He was 86, 70 years old when he died
Bobby Seale He was 64, now 85 years old
Jim Brown He was 65, now 86 years old
Malcolm X He was 76, 39 years old when he died
Stokely Carmichael He was 59, 57 years old when he died
Bessie Smith She was 107, 43 years old when she died
Eldridge Cleaver He was 65, 62 years old when he died
Kathleen Cleaver She was 56, now 77 years old
Angela Davis She was 57, now 78 years old
Martin Luther King, Jr. He was 72, 39 years old when he died

A Huey P. Newton Story Crew

Name Department
Barry Alexander Brown as Editor. He was 40 (now 61) years old Editing
Ellen Kuras as Cinematography. She was 41 (now 62) years old Crew
Roger Guenveur Smith as Writer. He was 45 (now 66) years old Writing
A Huey P. Newton Story poster
A Huey P. Newton Story (20 years)

  • Release day: Monday, June 18, 2001
  • Runtime: 86 minutes