Idlewild 17 years old


A musical set in the Prohibition-era American South, where a speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend with gangsters who have their eyes on the club while his piano player and partner Percival must choose between his love, Angel or his obligations to his father.


Idlewild Cast

Name Character
Ving Rhames He was 47, now 64 years old as Spats
Terrence Howard He was 37, now 54 years old as Trumpy
Jalil Jay Lynch as Cliff
Macy Gray She was 36, now 54 years old as Taffy
Paula Patton She was 30, now 48 years old as Angel
Patti LaBelle She was 62, now 79 years old as The Real Angel Davenport
André Benjamin He was 31, now 48 years old as Percival
Cicely Tyson She was 81, now 99 years old as Mother Hopkins
Paula Jai Parker She was 37, now 54 years old as Rose
Bobb'e J. Thompson He was 10, now 27 years old as Young Rooster
Ben Vereen He was 59, now 77 years old as Percy Senior
Bruce Bruce He was 41, now 59 years old as Nathan
Malinda Williams She was 30, now 48 years old as Zora
Faizon Love He was 38, now 55 years old as Ace
Esau McGraw as Sonny
Jackie Long He was 24, now 42 years old as Monk
Big Boi He was 31, now 49 years old as Rooster
Oscar Dillon as Bobo
China Anderson as Rooster's Daughter
Kyra Freeman as Rooster's Daughter
Rodney Johnson He was 86, now 104 years old as Fatts
Carol Mitchell-leon She was 55, 57 years old when she died as Auntie Belle
Isis Faust as Rooster's Daughter
Kabrina Truesdale as Rooster's Daughter
Bre'Wan Waddell as Young Percival

Idlewild Crew

Name Department
Anne Goursaud as Editor. She was 62 (now 80) years old Editing
Suzanne Smith as Casting. Production
Robin O'Hara as Executive Producer. Production
Scott Macaulay as Executive Producer. He was 15 (now 33) years old Production
Kerry Barden as Casting. Production
Marthe Pineau as Set Decoration. Art
Charles William Breen as Production Design. Art
Pascal Rabaud as Director of Photography. Camera
William Green as Executive Producer. He was 133 (79) years old when He died Production
Kevin Kaska as Orchestrator. He was 34 (now 52) years old Sound
Bryan Barber as Director. He was 36 (now 54) years old Directing
Bryan Barber as Screenplay. He was 36 (now 54) years old Writing
Bryan Barber as Producer. He was 36 (now 54) years old Production
Erika Conner as Producer. Production
Robert Guralnick as Producer. Production
Kimberly Rach as Line Producer. Production
Blue Williams as Producer. Production
Gary Diamond as Art Direction. Art
Shawn Barton as Costume Design. He was 43 (now 60) years old Costume & Make-Up
John Debney as Music. He was 50 (now 67) years old Sound
Idlewild poster
Idlewild (17 years)

  • Release day: Friday, August 25, 2006
  • Runtime: 121 minutes