Billie

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Crafted from extraordinary unheard interviews, and restoring key performances into color for the first time, BILLIE is the story of the singer who changed the face of American music, and the journalist who died trying to tell it.
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Crafted from extraordinary unheard interviews, and restoring key performances into color for the first time, BILLIE is the story of the singer who changed the face of American music, and the journalist who died trying to tell it.

Original Release

09/30/2020

US Release

11/13/2020

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Cast

Billie Holiday Self
Tony Bennett Self - Singer & Friend / self
Count Basie Self
Charles Mingus Self - Musician / self
Sylvia Syms Self - Singer & Friend
Dewey 'Pigmeat' Markham Self - Entertainer
Bessie Smith Self
Louis Armstrong Self
John Hammond Self - Music Producer
Irene Kitchings Self - Friend
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

James Erskine

Writers

James Erskine

Cast

Billie Holiday Self
Tony Bennett Self - Singer & Friend / self
Count Basie Self
Charles Mingus Self - Musician / self
Sylvia Syms Self - Singer & Friend
Dewey 'Pigmeat' Markham Self - Entertainer
Bessie Smith Self
Louis Armstrong Self
John Hammond Self - Music Producer
Irene Kitchings Self - Friend
Lester Young Self - Saxophonist
Harry Edison Self - Tumpeter
Jo Jones Self - Drummer
Benny Goodman Self - King of Swing
Paul Whiteman Self - King of Jazz
Tom Jones Self
Artie Shaw Self - Bandleader
Sid Weiss Self - Bassist
Al Avola Self - Guitarist
Les Robinson Self - Clarinetist

Producers

David Blackman Executive Producer
Will Clarke Executive Producer
Sophia Dilley Executive Producer
Daniel Inkeles Executive Producer
Andy Mayson Executive Producer
Mike Runagall Executive Producer
Emma Cahusac Executive Producer
Alex Holmes Executive Producer
Deepak Nayar Executive Producer
Emil Elmer Executive Producer
Michele Smith Executive Producer
James Erskine Producer
Victoria Gregory Producer
Barry Clark-Ewers Producer
Patrick Vandenbosch Producer
Willie Wisely Producer
Gladys Brookfield-Hampson Producer
Fabrice Delville Producer
Christophe Toulemonde Producer
Fran Rowlatt-McCormick Producer
Laure Vaysse Producer
Shridhar V. Mitke Producer
Wesley Adams Producer
Shianne Brown Producer
Nicolaas Christiaen Producer

Editors

Avdhesh Mohla

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